TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - A pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle in a crosswalk on Broadway Boulevard and Campbell Avenue has been identified as 25-year-old Cassandra Molina.
Shortly after Molina was taken to Banner University Medical Center, she died from her injuries.
Police closed the northbound Campbell Avenue and eastbound Broadway Boulevard for four hours to investigate the collision that happened just after 2:30 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 22, 2019. The driver of the vehicle involved stayed at the scene.
Traffic detectives said Molina was walking eastbound on Broadway Boulevard crossing Campbell Avenue in a crosswalk, according to a press release from Tucson Police Department. Molina was crossing against the red light while talking on her cell phone when a GMC SUV traveling through the intersection on green light struck Molina.
The driver immediately stopped and cooperated in the investigation. Police determined impairment and speed were not factors in the collision.
Police are still investigating the collision and no charges or citations have been made.