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Yuma pedestrian is fatally struck by car

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YUMA, Ariz. (AP) - Authorities say an 82-year-old man is dead after getting struck by a car in a pedestrian crossing in Yuma.

Police identify the victim as Pedro Hernandez of Yuma.

They say Hernandez was hit as he was attempting to cross 24th Street shortly after 6 a.m. Wednesday and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say a 55-year-old Yuma man was driving the car that allegedly struck Hernandez.

They say the accident remains under investigation and no charges have been immediately filed in the case.

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