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Man on scooter hit and killed in Phoenix

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PHOENIX -

Phoenix Police are investigating a deadly accident Saturday morning near 40th Street and Greenway.

The fatal crash happened at about 5 a.m. Saturday morning.  Police say the man was driving a motorized scooter in the crosswalk against the traffic signal.  He was heading north when a sedan that was heading west crashed into the scooter.

Phoenix Fire rescue crews rushed the man to the hospital, where he was later pronounced dead. He was identified as Richard Ross, 78.

The female driver of the sedan was evaluated and determined not to be impaired. No charges are expected to be filed.

The intersection was shut down Saturday morning for the police investigation.

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