Man Dies in Pedestrian Accident on East Ajo Way [Tucson, AZ]
Man Fatally Struck by SUV in Pedestrian Collision near South Fair Avenue
TUCSON, AZ (January 16, 2024) – Early Saturday morning, one man was killed in a pedestrian accident on East Ajo Way.
Officers responded to the scene just before 4:00 a.m., near South Fair Avenue on January 6th.
According to reports, the driver of an eastbound 2013 Ford Edge struck a man in a wheelchair near the intersection. Despite life-saving efforts, medics later pronounced the male pedestrian dead at the scene.
Investigators say the man was crossing mid-block outside of a marked crosswalk.
Emergency crews closed off the surrounding area for a brief time during cleanup and preliminary duties, Once available, more details will be provided.
Our warm and sincerest sympathies go out to the friends and family of the deceased man. May you find comfort and strength during this devastating time.
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