SAPD: Man walking on sidewalk hit, killed by drunk driver

Driver held by police after hitting, killing man

SAN ANTONIO - A man is dead after being hit by an SUV Tuesday night.

Around 9:30 p.m., a man in his 40s was walking on the sidewalk when he was hit by at Ford Expedition on the corner of McCarty Road and San Pedro Avenue, according to police.

Police said the driver, 37-year-old James Kearns,  left the road for no apparent reason, drove onto the sidewalk and struck the victim. 

Kearns was found to be intoxicated and was booked for intoxicated manslaughter, according to police.

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