Man Fatally Struck in Pedestrian Accident near Southern Avenue

PHOENIX, AZ (August 25, 2023) – Sunday evening, one man was killed and a woman was hurt in a hit-and-run pedestrian crash on 39th Avenue. The incident occurred around 11:00 p.m., near Southern Avenue on August 13th. Per reports, the driver of a vehicle struck a man and a woman in the area, leaving them with life-threatening injuries. Upon impact, the involved driver fled the scene without rendering aid or contacting authorities. Paramedics arrived and transported the man and woman to a nearby hospital where the man later succumbed to his injuries. Although, police have not yet released his identity. Following preliminary duties, officers believe the suspect vehicle may be a Dodge Journey 2009-2020 or Chrysler Pacifica 2004-2008. However, an active investigation into the fatal pedestrian crash on 39th Avenue is still currently underway. Any witnesses are encouraged to call the MCSO at 602-876-TIPS (8477) or 602-876-1011 and reference case #IR23-020872.
No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. Deepest condolences and sympathies are with the family and friends of the deceased man.
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