Male Pedestrian Pronounced Dead after Big-Rig Accident near Wild Horse Pass Road

CHANDLER, AZ (May 15, 2023) – Late Tuesday afternoon, one man was fatally struck by a semi-truck on Interstate 10.

The incident occurred around 5:00 p.m., near Wild Horse Pass Road on May 9th. Dispatchers responded to the scene shortly after receiving multiple calls in the area.

Per reports, the driver of a vehicle exited his car directly in front of a passing semi-truck. As a result, the semi-truck struck the man, causing life-threatening injuries.

Medical personnel arrived and pronounced the male pedestrian dead at the scene. Although, authorities have not yet released his identity.

Emergency crews blocked the eastbound lanes of I-10 before they were later reopened around 5:00 p.m. At this time, an active investigation is still currently underway.

In this sorrowful time, the Sweet James team would like to extend their heartfelt condolences to the family of the deceased man. May you find comfort and strength during this difficult time.

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