30-Year-Old Pedestrian Fatally Struck near Osborn Road

PHOENIX, AZ (October 11, 2022) – Early Sunday morning, Agwani Samad was killed in a pedestrian crash on 16th Street.

Police responded to the scene just before 3:00 a.m., near Osborn Road on October 9th.

Investigators say the driver of a white SUV struck Samad in the area for reasons unknown.

First responders arrived and located a severely damaged SUV with the driver inside. In addition, 30-year-old Samad was laying in the roadway.

Due to the extent of injuries sustained, medics pronounced Samad dead at the scene. Meanwhile, paramedics transported the SUV driver to a nearby hospital with minor injuries.

Following preliminary duties, officers believe that impairment played a factor. However, an active investigation is still currently underway.

No words can mend the broken hearts felt during this delicate moment. The team at Sweet James sends their deepest condolences and sympathies to the family and friends of Agwani Samad.

Losing a loved one in a pedestrian accident leaves a lasting impact on those left behind. Reach out to Sweet James today. Let their experienced attorneys and professional legal team help you during this trying time. They have 20 years of experience in the field, and they have helped families and individuals win their personal injury, and wrongful death cases. They will fight by your side to achieve justice and maximum compensation. Call their office today at (800) 975-3435 to arrange a free strategy session. Their legal team is also available via email, online chat, and text message. If you are a family member of the victim involved in this accident, they may be able to help you obtain the police report.

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