TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - The Pima County Sheriff’s Department has identified the man killed in a crash on the northwest side that happened after an attempted traffic stop on Tuesday, Jan. 14.
According to the PCSD, 52-year-old Brian Hieb was pronounced dead at the scene.
Deputies attempted to make the traffic stop at about 9:45 p.m. at La Cañada Drive and River Road. Hieb did not stop and fled north on La Cañada.
As Hieb continued north, his vehicle sideswiped another before crashing into a guard rail near Emerine Drive.
Hieb was the only occupant of his vehicle.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call 911 or 88-CRIME.