- Associated Press - Monday, December 22, 2014

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - Anchorage police have released the name of a 32-year-old man killed by a car while walking on a downtown street.

Police say Christopher Thompson died on west 12th Avenue when he was struck by a car driven by a man delivering newspapers.

Police took a call on the accident just before 2:30 a.m. Saturday from a resident.

Police say Thompson became trapped under a sedan driven by Rommel Ramos, who remained at the scene.

Anchorage Fire Department responders were able to remove Thompson from under the car but he was declared dead.

Police say the case remains under investigation.

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