Female Pedestrian Fatally Struck in Collision on Rural Road

TEMPE, AZ (January 20, 2022) – Early Friday morning, a woman was fatally struck in a deadly pedestrian crash on Warner Road.

The fatal collision happened on the Rural Road and Warner Road intersection around 5:30 a.m.

According to authorities, a male driver in his 80’s lost control of his vehicle while heading south on the road. Eventually, the vehicle ended up in the northbound lanes before crashing into a nearby bus stop.

A female pedestrian was waiting at the bus stop, and was struck by the driver. Paramedics immediately responded to the scene and attempted life-saving measures on the severely injured pedestrian.

Due to the extent of her condition, the woman was later pronounced dead by medics at the scene.

Furthermore, it is uncertain if the male driver was intoxicated at the time of the accident. However, the collision remains under active investigation.

Once available, further details will be provided.


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


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