Male Pedestrian Fatally Struck in Hit-and-Run Crash near McDowell Road

PHOENIX, AZ (December 14, 2022) – An unidentified man lost his life late Sunday evening, in a pedestrian collision on 35th Avenue.

The accident happened the night of December 4th near the intersection of 35th Avenue and McDowell Road.

According to reports, a man was struck by an oncoming vehicle while crossing the street, mid-block south on McDowell.

Emergency crews arrived and declared the man dead at the scene. Officials withheld his identity, pending notification of next of kin.

Moreover, police said the driver did not render aid to the victim and instantly fled the scene. A large portion of the roadway was temporarily shutdown to allow for cleanup and preliminary duties.

Authorities are now looking for the suspect driver and asking anyone with information about the fatal pedestrian collision on 35th Avenue to contact their local offices.

In this sorrowful time, the Sweet James team would like to extend their heartfelt condolences to the family of the victim. May the memories of your loved one give you strength in the difficult 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 legal issues impose challenges on those involved. Let them help you through the legal process so that you can focus on the welfare of your family. Call their office at (800) 975-3435 to arrange a free and confidential case evaluation. For more accident news, click here.

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