Amarillo man killed crossing street

NewsChannel 10

Amarillo, Texas - An Amarillo man is dead after being hit by an SUV early this morning.

Amarillo police say a pedestrian was struck while crossing the street on the 2500 block of South Georgia, just after 12:30 am.

46-year-old Jeffrey Scott Coffman was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver, 24-year-old Scott Allen Ricenbaw, was released pending an investigation.

Police say there is no indiction that Ricenbaw was speeding or had been drinking.