Police identify man who was struck and killed in South Phoenix

Phoenix Police has identified the man who was struck and killed while walking in South Phoenix Saturday night.

According to a statement released by Sgt. Vince Lewis Sunday morning, Eduardo Catano was trying to cross South 7th Avenue on foot at around 6:00 p.m. Saturday, when he was struck by a car. The incident, according to police, happened just north of the crosswalk at West Broadway Road, while the car was close enough to present a hazard.

Police said Catano, 57, was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver remained at the scene, and did not show signs of impairment.