Tag - Fatal Hit-and-Run Accidents in Arizona

2.21 Phoenix, AZ - Victim Hit & Killed in Pedestrian Accident at Cave Creek & Greenway Rds

Phoenix, AZ – Dustin Terbenson Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash at 16th St

Phoenix, AZ (September 17, 2020) – A man was killed in a hit-and-run accident in Phoenix early Thursday morning. Per reports from the Phoenix Police Department, the crash happened near 16th Street and Campbell Avenue around 3:00 a.m. Sgt. Ann Justus with the Phoenix Police Department said that a man was crossing the street when he was hit by a car and sustained fatal injuries. The driver of that car fled the scene of the accident. The man, later identified as [...]

12.3 Phoenix, AZ - Lex Currie Arrested After Car Crash Kills Two & Injures Two at 32nd St

Chandler, AZ – Fatal Hit-and-Run Crash Reported at Chandler & McQueen Rd

Chandler, AZ (August 31, 2020) – Officers with the Chandler Police Department are investigating a fatal hit-and-run accident that happened in Chandler on Monday night. Per reports from Chandler authorities, the accident occurred at McQueen Road and Chandler Boulevard around 8:00 p.m. Due to the crash, police restricted the intersection of McQueen and Chandler to investigate. Initial reports stated that at least two vehicles were involved in the crash, though it’s unclear how many fatalities occurred or if injuries were [...]

2.28 Phoenix, AZ - Man Killed in Fatal Hit-and-Run Accident at 27th Ave & Indian School Rd

Phoenix, AZ – UPDATE: Women Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash at 27th Ave

Phoenix, AZ (August 3, 2020) – Police are investigating a hit-and-run accident after a woman was found in the middle of the road critically injured in Phoenix on Saturday evening. Officers say that she has since succumbed to her injuries. Per reports from the Phoenix Police Department, the woman was found a little before 6:00 p.m. in the area of Thomas Road and 27th Avenue. Officers say that the woman looked like she was hit by a car that did [...]

1.18 Phoenix, AZ - Man Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash at 48th & Fillmore Sts

Phoenix, AZ – Josue Soto Killed in Hit-and-Run Accident at Van Buren St

Phoenix, AZ (July 19, 2020) – Officers from the Phoenix Police Department are searching for the driver of a white crossover SUV after a fatal hit-and-run accident on Saturday night. Officials say that the driver of the SUV fatally struck a pedestrian in Phoenix. Per a report from Phoenix police spokesman Sgt. Tommy Thompson, the driver of the white 2007-2010 Saturn Outlook hit 30-year-old Josue Soto as he was crossing Van Buren Street in a marked crosswalk, just east of [...]

Phoenix, AZ – Man Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash at 43rd Ave & McDowell Rd

Phoenix, AZ (March 3, 2020) – A man has died after a Phoenix hit-and-run crash that occurred early Tuesday morning. Per reports from officers with the Phoenix Police Department, the collision occurred near 43rd Avenue and McDowell Road around 6:30 a.m. The pedestrian, whose name police have not released, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. The driver who struck the victim fled the area before police arrived. Investigators are still working on a vehicle description. The crash remains under [...]

Tucson, AZ – Man Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash at W McGee Ranch Rd

Tucson, AZ (February 29, 2020) – A man has died after being hit by a truck Friday evening almost 30 miles southwest of Tucson, officials said. Around 5:30 p.m., Pima County deputies responded to reports of a crash involving a pedestrian on West McGee Ranch Road about three miles west of South Mission Road, the Pima County Sheriff’s Department said. When they arrived, deputies found a man dead from the collision, the department said. Deputies say a person driving a white Dodge [...]

Phoenix, AZ – Mario Hernandez Struck & Killed in Bicycle Accident at 15th Ave & Southern Ave

Phoenix, AZ (January 16, 2020) – A hit-and-run crash on Thursday evening has left one man dead. Phoenix police said a bicyclist was struck by a car in the area of 15th Avenue and Southern Avenue around 5:30 p.m.  Detective Luis Samudio said the victim, identified as 25-year-old Mario Hernandez, was in the two-way left-turn lane when he was struck by a vehicle traveling eastbound. That vehicle then fled the scene, leaving Hernandez with life-threatening injuries. He was taken to a [...]

Glendale, AZ – UPDATE: Carlos Aguirre ID’d in Hit-and-Run Wreck at Glendale Ave

Glendale, AZ (January 13, 2020) – Officers from the Glendale Police Department have identified a 39-year-old man who died Saturday evening after he and a 17-year-old girl were hit by a pickup truck while crossing the street. Carlos Chavez Aguirre and the teenage girl were crossing Glendale Avenue near 49th Avenue when a brown Chevrolet pickup truck hit them before fleeing the scene, according to police. Aguirre was transported to the hospital in serious condition, where he was later pronounced [...]

Glendale, AZ – UPDATE: Man Dies After Hit-and-Run Crash at Glendale Ave

Glendale, AZ (January 12, 2020) – Police are searching for a driver who hit two people and drove off Saturday night, leaving one man dead and a teen seriously injured.  According to police, a man and a 17-year-old girl were in a crosswalk when they were hit mid-block on Glendale Avenue near 51st Avenue. Both were taken to area hospitals via ambulance in serious condition. Authorities say that the teen is expected to survive her injuries but said that the [...]