73-Year-Old Man Killed in Solo-Car Accident near Esperanza Boulevard

GREEN VALLEY, AZ (August 22, 2022) – Friday, James Schmitt was pronounced dead following a single-vehicle crash on Interstate 19.

Per reports, Schmitt lost control of the vehicle as he was exiting the freeway for reasons unknown. As a result, the car crashed into a wall near the I-19 and Esperanza Boulevard.

Due to the extent of injuries sustained, medics pronounced 73-year-old Schmitt dead at the scene.

Emergency crews closed down the surrounding area for a brief time during cleanup and preliminary duties.

Following preliminary investigations, police do not believe that speed or impairment played a factor. However, an active investigation to determine more information is still underway.

The team at Sweet James would like to take this opportunity to extend their sincere condolences to the family and friends of James Schmitt during this time.

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