One killed in car vs. pedestrian crash on south side
TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - Pima County Sheriff’s Department investigating a crash on Tucson’s south side.
On October 13, deputies responded to a car versus pedestrian crash at the intersection of Valencia Road and Camino de la Tierra around 3 a.m.
According to a statement, the driver of a pickup truck was heading eastbound on Valencia Road when he struck the pedestrian. The man, identified as 34-year-old Brett Navarrete, was taken to the hospital where he later died.
An investigation found Navarrete was not in a crosswalk at the time of the crash. Deputies also say speed and impairment were not a factor in the crash.
The investigation is ongoing.
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