A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle Monday night and later died. It happened on Baseline Road, east of I-10.
The victim, a man in his 50s, was in the crosswalk heading south when he was hit by a car going eastbound on Baseline, about 8:30 p.m.
He died at the hospital.
Baseline was closed in both directions between Calle de los Cerros Drive and Wendler Drive, and will remain closed into the night.
The driver stayed at the scene. Alcohol or drug impairment is not believed to be a factor. The investigation is ongoing to determine who was at fault.
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