29-Year-Old Man Fatally Struck in Pedestrian Collision near South Mountain Freeway

PHOENIX, AZ (December 12, 2022) – Early Monday morning, Darrle Woody was killed in a pedestrian crash on Southern Avenue.

The deadly accident took place around 3:00 a.m., near South Mountain Freeway.

According to reports, 29-year-old Woody was walking on the roadway when he was struck by a passing vehicle. Emergency crews arrived shortly after and pronounced Woody dead at the scene.

Meanwhile, the involved driver remained at the scene and cooperated with the authorities. Following preliminary duties, officers ruled out DUI as a potential factor in the crash.

At this time, authorities are currently conducting an active investigation and will release more information as soon as it becomes available.

The team at Sweet James sends their warm and sincerest sympathies out to the friends and family of Darrle Woody. May you find comfort and strength in the days ahead.

Losing a loved one in a pedestrian accident is always traumatic and affects all aspects of the life of those left behind. At Sweet James, they understand what you and your family are going through. They are here to help. With their extensive experience in the legal field, they know what it takes to win your case. They have dealt with a variety of cases including personal injury, and wrongful death. Contact their offices by calling (800) 975-3435 to arrange a free, no-obligation consultation with an experienced legal professional in your area. For your convenience, they are also available 24 hours a day/ 7 days a week through email, text message, and online chat.

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