Injury Reported after Pedestrian Collision near Grand Avenue in Phoenix
PHOENIX, AZ (October 28, 2021) – Early Friday morning, one man sustained critical injuries in a pedestrian accident near 35th Avenue.
The accident took place around 4:00 a.m., near the intersection of 35th and Grand Avenue. First responders arrived to the scene shortly after.
According to police, the pedestrian was attempting to cross the roadway near the intersection for reasons unknown. There, he was hit by a passing pickup-truck that was hauling a trailer.
Police confirmed that the pickup-truck driver was assessed and showed no symptoms of impairment. Although, their identity has not been provided.
Following the incident, the junction was closed during cleanup and preliminary duties. This forced traffic to back up for miles on Grand Avenue before the road was later reopened.
When driving, it is vital to always be alert for pedestrians and other vehicles. This is especially true when you are driving through a residential area, an intersection, or a parking lot. Also, always drive within the posted speed limit. These are set and enforced to reduce accidents and save lives.
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