Pedestrian Killed in Fatal Accident near South Roosevelt Street in Tempe

TEMPE, AZ (October 21, 2021) – Saturday night, a woman was fatally struck in a deadly pedestrian crash on West Broadway Road. 

Around 9:45 p.m, the accident occurred near the intersection of West Broadway Road and South Roosevelt Street. 

According to reports, a pedestrian was attempting to cross mid-block on West Broadway Road when an eastbound vehicle struck her. The woman suffered life-threatening injuries as a result.

Paramedics transported the pedestrian to a local hospital for further treatment. Despite life-saving efforts, she was later pronounced dead at the hospital.

Additionally, the driver of the vehicle stayed on scene and cooperated with the investigation. However, their identity has not yet been released.

At this time, officer do not suspect that alcohol or drugs played a factor in the collision. The pedestrian crash on West Broadway Road is still under active investigation. 

The team at Sweet James would like to offer their sincere condolences to the family and friends of the deceased woman. May you find comfort and strength during this time.

It is important to have strong legal representation on your side when losing a loved one in a pedestrian accident. Reach out to the wrongful death lawyers at Sweet James today. With 20 years of experience in the field, they know what it takes to help you win your case. Their team understands that nothing can alleviate the emotional pain of a death of a loved one, but they can help you seek justice and compensation. Call their office at (800) 975-3435 for a free and confidential case evaluation. You can reach them 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat. Click here to request a police report.

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