80-Year-Old Man Pronounced Dead after Pedestrian Accident near Peoria Avenue

PEORIA, AZ (June 16, 2023) – Monday afternoon, Colin Thorpe was killed in a pedestrian collision on 98th Avenue.

The incident occurred around 3:00 p.m., near Peoria Avenue on June 12th.

Per reports, the driver of a westbound red 4-door sedan struck Thorpe who was crossing mid-block from north to south Peoria Avenue.

Due to the extent of injuries sustained, medics pronounced 80-year-old Thorpe dead at the scene. Meanwhile, the involved driver did not suffer any injuries or pain, and remained at the scene to cooperate.

The team at Sweet James would like to offer their heartfelt sympathies to the friends and family of Colin Thorpe who are grieving over the loss of their loved one. May you find comfort and strength during this difficult time.

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