Man killed while trying to cross street

July 28, 2009 4:41:45 AM PDT
A 48-year-old man has been struck and killed while trying to cross a street in the Tacony section of Philadelphia.

It happened about 11:30 Monday night when the man stepped into the intersection of Magee Avenue and New State Road.

He was pronounced dead at the hospital.

The driver stopped immediately after hitting the victim.

Police have talked to the driver and say they do not expect to file any charges.