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UPDATE: Pedestrian struck on Dec. 21 dies from injuries

The intersection of Speedway Boulevard and Wilmot Road was closed while police investigate the...
A Tucson police DUI officer determined that the driver involved was not impaired at the time of the Dec. 21 crash.(Tucson Police Department)
Published: Dec. 21, 2021 at 7:19 AM MST|Updated: Jan. 13, 2022 at 12:15 PM MST
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TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - A pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle on Dec. 21 died from his injuries on Thursday, Jan. 13, Tucson police said.

James Zimmerman, 33, was struck while crossing Wilmot Road in a crosswalk at East Speedway Boulevard when he was struck by a southbound car just after 6 a.m.

Police said witnesses confirmed that vehicular traffic had a green light for southbound travel and that Zimmerman was crossing against the traffic signal.

The driver of the car remained at the scene. A DUI officer determined that the driver was not impaired. No citations or charges will be issued.

Crossing against a traffic signal was identified by police as the major contributing factor in this incident.

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