Miguel Angel Machado Fuentes Dies in 2-Car Accident on East Drexel Road [Tucson, AZ]
68-Year-Old Man Fatally Struck in Auto Collision near South Nogales Highway
TUCSON, AZ (November 21, 2023) – Friday afternoon, Miguel Angel Machado Fuentes was killed in a 2-car accident on East Drexel Road.
Authorities responded to the scene shortly before 2:20 p.m., near South Nogales Highway on November 3rd.
Per reports, the driver of a black 2017 GMC Yukon attempted to turn left and failed to yield the right-of-way to another vehicle. As a result, the GMC collided with a northbound white 2018 Chevrolet Silverado.
Paramedics arrived and transported the Chevy driver, Fuentes to a nearby hospital in critical condition. A couple days later, crews pronounced 68-year-old Fuentes dead.
Meanwhile, the GMC driver was cited with failure to yield right-of-way before it was later dismissed. Authorities stated that he may face criminal charges.
No additional information was added by the officials, and an active investigation is currently underway.
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