UPDATE: Elderly man who died in southwest side accident identified

UPDATE: Elderly man who died in southwest side accident identified
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PIMA COUNTY, AZ (Tucson News Now) - An elderly man died Wednesday morning after being run over by a pickup truck in a convenience store parking lot on the southwest side, authorities said.

Ryan Inglett, spokesman for the Pima County Sheriff's Department, said 92-year-old Jose Lopez died in the accident that happened around 9 a.m. at the Circle K near the intersection of Los Reales Road and Cardinal Avenue.

Deputies said Lopez fell in the parking lot and was run over by the truck. The driver of the truck did not see him on the ground. Lopez later died on his way to the hospital.

The pickup truck driver stayed at the scene, showed no signs of impairment and is not facing charges, according to Inglett.

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