Suspect sought after car runs red light, hits man in crosswalk

PHOENIX (FOX 10) - Police are looking for a suspect after they say a vehicle struck and killed a 54-year-old man in a crosswalk on Tuesday night in Phoenix.

According to Sgt. Vince Lewis, the victim was in the crosswalk near 51st Avenue and Thomas Road when a vehicle ran a red light and hit him.

The man was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.

If you have any information, please call Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS.