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Westside hit-and-run crash takes man's life

Confirmed through public information officer
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Posted at 8:49 AM, Apr 18, 2022
and last updated 2022-04-18 13:33:34-04

TUCSON, Ariz. (KGUN) — The Tucson Police Department is reporting a hit-and-run crash off West Ironwood Hill Drive and North Greasewood Road.

Public Information Officer Sergeant Richard Gradillas confirms officers responded to a call just after midnight Monday.

He says the suspect apparently hit the man and drove off before police arrived.

Sgt. Gradillas adds crews pronounced the victim dead at the scene.

Investigators have no suspect information, however, they have notified family regarding the pedestrian's death.

Please stay with for continuing updates.

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