A Visalia pedestrian has died after being hit by a drunken driver, police said.
About 8:30 p.m. Sunday, a 2000 Chevrolet pickup traveling south on Dinuba Boulevard, south of Vine Street, hit Jessie Gavino Contreras, 21, as he walked west across Dinuba Boulevard.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Claudio Cruz-Torres, 30, of Visalia, the driver, was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving causing injury or death, police said. The case remains under investigation.