Pedestrian killed after being hit on South Federal Boulevard

DENVER - Denver police are investigating a fatal auto-pedestrian accident at South Federal Boulevard near West Bayaud Avenue.

The call came in at 4:24 p.m., according to Denver police spokeswoman Raquel Lopez.  The victim was hit crossing in mid-block between West Bayaud and West Ellsworth,  police said.

Lopez said the driver stopped and is co-operating with the investigation.

The identity of the victim has not been released but police said he is a 59-year-old man.