Jose Cisneros Dead, Lucila Garcia Arrested after Hit-and-Run Pedestrian Crash on 51st Avenue [Phoenix, AZ]
25-Year-Old Man Pronounced Dead after Pedestrian Collision near Thomas Road
PHOENIX, AZ (September 12, 2023) – Sunday morning, Jose Arturo Armenta Cisneros was killed in a hit-and-run pedestrian crash on 51st Avenue.
Authorities responded to the scene just before 2:30 p.m., near Thomas Road on September 3rd.
Per reports, 47-year-old Lucila Lozano Garcia struck Cisneros as he was crossing the street and immediately fled the scene.
Despite life-saving efforts, medics pronounced 25-year-old Cisneros dead at the scene.
Following preliminary duties, officers located the female driver who displayed signs of impairment. As a result, police arrested Garcia and booked her into jail with DUI and hit-and-run charges. An active investigation is still ongoing.
In this sorrowful time, the Sweet James team would like to extend our heartfelt condolences to the family of Jose Arturo Armenta Cisneros. May you find comfort and strength during this difficult time.
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