TUCSON, Ariz. — A pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle Tuesday evening passed away from injuries Thursday.
According to a news release from TPD, officers responded to the 3300 block of E. Grant Rd. around 7 p.m.
When officers and firefighters arrived, they located the woman hit and transported her to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries. Two days later, she died.
TPD has since identified her as 43-year-old Dawn Elaine Solorio.
After further investigation, TPD learned that the woman was in the roadway on Grant with her dog when the collision happened. TPD says she was not in a crosswalk.
🚨 TRAFFIC ALERT 🚨— Sergeant Pete Dugan (@SgtDugan) September 23, 2020
East & westbound Grant Rd is shut down from Country Club to Rita Ave while officers & detectives investigate a serious injury collision involving a vehicle & pedestrian. Please use an alternate route if traveling in the area. pic.twitter.com/DRRpkI3pZr