Close
Bonneville Phoenix Network
 KTAR News
 Arizona Sports
92.3 FM KTAR
Menu
Social
Latest News

Man fatally struck by taxi cab in Tucson is ID'd

TUCSON, Ariz. -- Authorities have identified a pedestrian who was fatally struck by a taxi cab in Tucson while jaywalking.

Tucson police say the victim was 42-year-old Jose A. Pichardo.

Officers responded Tuesday night to a report of a vehicle collision involving a pedestrian near the intersection of Prince Road and Fairview Avenue.

Police say Pichardo was transported to a Tucson hospital, but he died from his injuries shortly after arrival.

The driver of the cab wasn't injured.

Police say Pichardo was struck as he was crossing the street but he wasn't in a crosswalk.

Authorities didn't say if any charges will be filed against the cab driver in the case.

World Class Arizona

  • Dignity Health World Class People. World Class Company. Excellent care, delivered with compassion, for all in need.

Voice For A Better Arizona

  • Family in Focus KTAR spends the week taking a look at the issues a modern Arizona family faces.

About the Author


Comments

comments powered by Disqus
Latest News