GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Authorities have arrested a man in the hit-and-run death of a pedestrian who was hit by a truck in Glendale while crossing a street.
Glendale police say 60-year-old Kevin Murphy struck 43-year-old Paul Hernandez on Saturday evening.
Hernandez was later pronounced dead at a hospital.
Police say a witness followed the truck that struck Hernandez and got photos of the vehicle, its license plate and of Murphy.
Murphy has been booked on hit-and-run and other charges.
It's not known whether Murphy has yet been assigned an attorney.
Initially, police identified the victim as a woman. With their Monday release of Hernandez's identification, they clarified that he was a man.
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