Pedestrian struck, killed in S. Philly

October 22, 2009 7:35:56 PM PDT
Philadelphia Police are investigating a fatal auto-pedestrian accident in South Philadelphia.It happened around 7:30pm on Columbus Boulevard near Snyder Avenue.

Police say the victim was trying to cross the northbound lanes when he was struck by the vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police are calling this an accident and no charges are expected to be filed.