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Police arrest man in wreck that killed pedestrian

Police arrest man in wreck that killed...
Posted at 12:20 PM, Jun 17, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-17 20:23:45-04

Tucson police arrested a man they say ran over a pedestrian in a deadly Thursday night wreck.

Police say 36-year-old Byron Omar Calderon drove a car that struck and killed the victim near Grant and Mountain at 11:05 p.m. He was booked into Pima County Jail and faces a manslaughter charge. His bond is $25,000.

Calderon drove a 2012 Dodge Challenger east on Grant and hit the victim as he tried to cross the middle of the road.

Police say Calderon was intoxicated during the wreck.

Police have identified the victim as 48-year-old Kevin Ryan Hugg. Next of kin have been notified.