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TPD investigating weekend hit and run near Speedway and Stone

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Posted at 8:27 PM, Mar 30, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-30 23:27:02-04

TUCSON, Ariz. (KGUN) — Officers from Operations Division West and Tucson Fire personnel responded to a hit and run collision involving an adult man pedestrian on March 27, 2022.

The incident occurred at the intersection of East Speedway Boulevard and North Stone Avenue, shortly before 10:30 p.m.

Authorities attempted to treat the man but he died at the scene.

The man's identity is being withheld until his family is notified.

According to officers, the pedestrian was attempting to cross in a crosswalk when a vehicle hit him and left.

The incident is still under investigation.

If anyone has any information, contact 911 or 88-CRIME.

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Bivian Contreras is a real-time editor for KGUN 9. Bivian graduated from the University of Arizona School of Journalism with a Bachelor's degree in Journalism with an emphasis in Broadcast and is currently pursuing a degree in Broadcast Operational Meteorology at Mississippi State University. She is an Arizona native from Nogales and looks forward to becoming a meteorologist one day or a news anchor. Share your story ideas and important issues with Bivian by emailing bivian.contreras@kgun9.com or by connecting on Instagram, and Twitter.

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