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Teen dies following west side pedestrian crash

Posted: 8:54 AM, Feb 28, 2019
Updated: 2019-03-01 08:49:46-05
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TUCSON, Ariz. — A teenage juvenile involved in a pedestrian collision Thursday morning has been declared deceased by police.

According to Sgt. Dugan, the teen died from injuries after arriving at a local hospital. The teen's identity has not been released and next of kin has been notified

It happened near the intersection of Silverlake Road and Cottonwood Lane.

The driver stayed at the scene and is cooperating with the investigation.

Police have shut down Silverlake Road between Mission Road and Santa Cruz Lane while they investigate. Drivers should use alternative routes.