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Arrest made in Broadway hit and run crash

Posted at 9:35 PM, Oct 15, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-16 19:22:18-04

UPDATE: Police have arrested 37-year-old Christopher Lopez following the hit and run crash that happened Monday night.

Lopez was arrested for aggravated DUI and leaving the scene of a collision with a serious injury.

The pedestrian is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The Tucson Police Department is investigating a serious injury hit and run pedestrian collision.

Tucson Police says a man was hit by a male driver around 9 p.m. Monday near Broadway and Campbell. The driver left the scene but was later located.

Broadway Boulevard was shut down in both directions from Norris Avenue to Olsen Avenue for several hours while detectives investigated. The roadway has since reopened.

TPD said a man was transported with life-threatening injuries. 

Anyone with information is asked to call 911 or 88-CRIME.