Update: Police identify man killed in pedestrian collision in southwest Tucson

San Joaquin Road at Tree Frog Trail
San Joaquin Road and Tree Frog Trail.
San Joaquin Road and Tree Frog Trail.(KOLD)
Updated: Oct. 24, 2020 at 3:23 PM MST
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TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - On Oct. 23 at about 10 p.m., deputies responded to a vehicle collision with a pedestrian on San Joaquin Road at Tree Frog Trail, just south of Bopp Road.

A preliminary investigation by the Pima County Sheriff’s Department revealed that a pickup truck was traveling southbound on San Joaquin towards Ajo Highway when it struck an adult male who was riding on a Razor scooter.

A second vehicle, traveling northbound, then struck the man a second time.

The male was pronounced deceased at the scene. He has been indetified as 33-year-old Christopher Dering.

Both drivers remained at the scene and no citations have been issued at this time.

Detectives are currently investigating. Updates when more information is available.

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