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Pedestrian dies after hit in multiple-vehicle crash on the south side

Posted at 8:38 PM, Jan 04, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-13 19:07:57-05

A multiple-vehicle crash closed 12th Avenue in both directions from Drexel to Canada Thursday evening around 6:30 p.m.

Tucson police say 62-year-old Oscar Hernandez was seriously injured in this crash and died three days later in a hospital. Hernandez was not using or near a crosswalk when crossing the street.

The driver stayed at the scene and has not been cited. Officers say speed was not a factor in the crash.

The road was reopened around 9 p.m.

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