43-Year-Old Pedestrian Fatally Struck in Collision on Cactus Road

PHOENIX, AZ (January 26, 2022) – A pedestrian crash near 42nd Avenue left 43-year-old Tristen Ramos dead Friday evening.

The fatal collision happened near 42nd Avenue and Cactus Road around 10:00 p.m., police said.

According to preliminary reports, Ramos was walking outside a crosswalk on Cactus Road. There, Ramos was struck by a passing vehicle.

Upon impact, the driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with the investigation. However, authorities have not yet provided their identity.

Paramedics arrived and transported the victim to a local hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries.

Following preliminary duties, officers believed that impairment or speeding were not factors in the crash.

As of this time, no additional details are available about the fatal pedestrian vs vehicle collision near 42nd Avenue.


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


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