(WKBN) – A fatal accident blocked off an area near the corner of Youngstown-Poland Road and Weston Avenue Friday evening.

The crash happened around 5:40 p.m. when a man walking on Youngstown-Poland Road was hit and killed.

Police said the driver of a Chevy Silverado hit 57-year-old Angel Mendez, Sr., of Struthers.

Mendez was pronounced dead at the scene.

The area was blocked off for about an hour and a half.