Pedestrian dead after Porterville crash

November 11, 2012 12:00:00 AM PST
Porterville police are investigating a deadly crash involving a car and a pedestrian.

It happened on Henderson near Second Street just before 9 p.m.

Officers say a 59-year-old man was walking in the crosswalk when he was hit by a car.

The driver stopped to help, but the victim later died at the hospital.

Their identities have not been released.

Investigators say neither drugs nor alcohol appear to be a factor in the accident.