Pedestrian Fatally Struck in Hit-and-Run Accident on North Stone Avenue

TUCSON, AZ (September 29, 2022) – Friday night, a hit-and-run crash on North Stone Avenue near Grant Road claimed the life of a pedestrian.

The incident happened on September 23rd, around 9:00 p.m., in the 2500 block, between East Glenn Street and East Grant Road.

According to reports, a man was crossing the street outside of a marked crosswalk on Stone Avenue when he was struck by a black 2015-2018 Mercedes C Class. The impact of the collision left the male pedestrian with serious wounds.

Emergency crews arrived shortly after and pronounced the pedestrian dead at the scene. At this time, the identity of the victim is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.

Meanwhile, authorities shut down the surrounding area to perform cleanup and preliminary duties.

An investigation into the circumstances leading up to the collision is currently underway. Police are also encouraging any witnesses to call 911 or 88-CRIME to provide any helpful information and remain anonymous.

The team at Sweet James sends their warm and sincerest sympathies out to the friends and family of the deceased victim. May the memories of your loved one give you strength in the days ahead.

Losing someone in a hit-and-run crash is always a traumatic experience for the surviving family. At Sweet James, they understand that the death of a loved one can leave a lasting impact on your emotional and financial well-being, and they are here to help. Their wrongful death attorneys understand that the legal issues challenge those involved. Let them help you through the legal process so that you can focus on the welfare of your family. Call their office today at (800) 975-3435 to arrange a free and confidential case evaluation. Click here to request a police report.

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