Man hit, killed by car in Tioga-Nicetown

March 30, 2008 5:53:01 PM PDT
Police say a drunk driver struck and killed a pedestrian early Sunday morning in Philadelphia's Tioga-Nicetown section. The victim was a 49-year-old man. He was crossing Hunting Park Avenue in the 1600 block when he was struck by a Lexus.

The driver did stop at the scene and tried to help the victim who later died at the hospital.

The driver was then arrested on suspicion on DUI and other charges.