News: Teen fatally struck by vehicle on McDowell Rd.

PHOENIX, AZ – A teen was killed last week when he was hit by vehicle in west Phoenix.

According to Fox 10 Phoenix, the incident happened on Thursday, April 14th near the intersection of 61st Avenue and McDowell Road.

Investigators say the 17-year-old victim was standing in the roadway when he was hit by an eastbound pickup truck. The teen died at the scene a short time later.

The driver involved remained at the scene. It is unclear if they will face any charges at this time.

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