Man Fatally Struck in Hit-and-Run Pedestrian Collision on 1st Avenue [Tucson, AZ]
Male Pedestrian Pronounced Dead after Fatal Accident near Fort Lowell
TUCSON, AZ (December 5, 2023) – Sunday evening, one man was fatally struck in a hit-and-run pedestrian collision on 1st Avenue.
Around 6:30 p.m., police responded to the scene near 1st Avenue and East Fort Lowell Road.
Upon arrival, authorities learned that the driver of a vehicle was heading south on North 1st Avenue and struck the male pedestrian. Upon impact, the driver fled the scene without rendering aid or contacting police.
Due to the extent of injuries sustained, medics pronounced the man dead at the scene. Although, police have not yet released his identity.
Emergency crews closed off the surrounding area for a brief time during cleanup and preliminary duties.
Those with further information regarding the collision on 1st Avenue are encouraged to call 911 or 88-CRIME and the local authorities as soon as possible.
Sincere sympathies to the family and friends of the victim. Our thoughts are with them during this very difficult time.
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