Troopers seeking semi-truck driver in fatal hit-and-run collision

(Arizona Department of Public Safety)
Published: Sep. 8, 2021 at 1:41 PM MST|Updated: Sep. 8, 2021 at 2:15 PM MST
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TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - The Arizona Department of Public Safety is asking the public for help in identifying a suspect driver in a fatal hit-and-run collision that happened on Aug. 21.

Officials say at approximately 3:11 a.m., 21-year-old Frederick Alexander was doing a repair service on a car when a passing tractor-trailer drove onto the right emergency shoulder and struck him, causing fatal injuries.

The stranded motorist described the suspect’s vehicle as a white semi-truck with an enclosed box trailer. Officials say no debris from the semi was located at the scene.

AZDPS is asking anyone with information to call 602-223-2212.

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