Phoenix police: Pedestrian hit by 2 hit-and-run vehicles

PHOENIX (AP) - Phoenix police say a man is dead after being struck by two hit-and-run vehicles when he tried to walk across a street.

According to police, witnesses said the pedestrian was first struck Wednesday evening by a black pickup as he attempted to cross 27th Avenue near Indian School Road.

Then, as the man was lying in the street, he was hit by a black SUV.

The pickup left immediately while the driver of the SUV stopped briefly before also driving off.

The pedestrian's identity was not released immediately.

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