A San Francisco man was fatally hit by a truck as he darted across Cesar Chavez Street early this morning.
The accident shut down local streets for several hours, according to police.
The victim -- who has not yet been identified -- had been walking about 12:30 a.m. when he ran across the road in front of a Nissan pickup truck traveling southbound from Potrero Avenue near Bayshore Boulevard, according to police.
The operator of the truck, only described as a 25-year-old San Francisco woman, stopped the car and has been cooperating with police. She had a passenger in her truck at the time of the accident; however, neither were injured.
The victim, a male in his 20s, was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.
Police arrested the woman on suspicion of driving under the influence. Witnesses are asked to