Pedestrian killed overnight

March 30, 2008 6:05:27 AM PDT
A pedestrian who was hit by a car died overnight.

It happened in Philadelphia's Tioga-Nicetown section along the 1600 block of Hunting Park Avenue.

The driver of a Lexus hit the victim who was crossing the street. The impact -- sent him crashing into the windshield of the car.

The victim was rushed to Einstein Hospital were he was pronounced dead. The driver was arrested on the scene.

He faces a list of charges. Investigators are checking to see if the driver was intoxicated.


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