UPDATE: One dead following crash involving pedestrian on Fort Lowell

Published: Nov. 20, 2023 at 10:19 PM MST|Updated: Nov. 21, 2023 at 12:03 PM MST
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TUCSON, Ariz. (13 News) - The Tucson Police Department is releasing more information about a crash that killed a pedestrian Monday night, Nov. 20.

TPD responded to the intersection of west Fort Lowell Road and north Castro Avenue about 8:30 p.m. after a report of a collision involving a grey 2013 Volkswagen Passat and an adult-male pedestrian.

The pedestrian was transported to the hospital where he later died.

Police have not yet released his name.

TPD says the investigation revealed the driver was heading west on Fort Lowell Road in the curb lane when he hit the pedestrian who was in the road at the time.

Police say the driver immediately stopped and cooperated with the investigation.

Police determined the driver was not impaired at the time of the crash.

Detectives are working to determine if the pedestrian was walking in the roadway or was attempting to cross.

Detectives noted that the pedestrian was wearing all dark clothing and there were no street lights in the area of the collision.

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