PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) — Police say a pedestrian is dead after he was hit and killed early Sunday morning.
Around 3 a.m., Phoenix police responded to a crash near 27th and Campbell avenues. Officers say a man was driving northbound in an SUV when he hit 45-year-old Leo Montenegro. When officers arrived on the scene, Montenegro was unresponsive and taken to the hospital, where he later died.
The investigation is ongoing. Police say the driver of the SUV remained on the scene and was not impaired.
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