Pima County Sheriff's Department

1750 E. Benson Highway
Tucson, AZ 85714
(520) 351-4600
In the event of an emergency, dial 911.

Press Release

Fatal Pedestrian Accident

Sent on 12/28/2016 2:37:57 PM

Today, at approximately 9:00 a.m., San Xavier District deputies responded to the Circle K located at 2840 W. Los Reales Road for a report of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle. When deputies arrived, they learned that 92-year-old Jose Lopez was in the Circle K parking lot when he fell in front of a truck. The driver of the truck was unaware that Mr. Lopez was in front of his vehicle and began driving away. Mr. Lopez was transported to Banner University Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased. The driver of the truck did not show signs of impairment and is not facing any charges at this time.


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