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Pedestrian Hit, Killed by Car on Highway 60 Near South Priest Drive [Tempe, AZ]
Fatal Pedestrian Accident in Tempe on South Priest Drive
TEMPE, AZ (October 23, 2020) — A pedestrian accident turned fatal on Highway 60 near South Priest Drive Wednesday night.
According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, the pedestrian accident stemmed from a single-vehicle accident just minutes prior.
Around 11:40 p.m., a vehicle crashed under unclear circumstances and its driver exited the car and began running across the eastbound lanes. There, an oncoming driver struck and killed the man.
Following the accident, the driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with police investigations. However, the crash requires further examination and anyone with information should contact the authorities.
This is no easy news to digest. Our law firm would like to express its caring thoughts to the family and friends of the victim.
No amount of compensation can quantify your loss, but legal assistance is still available if you wish to pursue that avenue. Steve Mehr knows the ins-and-outs of the system and understands what’s demanded to win your case. In addition, if you are interested in pursuing a wrongful death case against the reckless driver, call (800) 625-5052. In the meantime, we can get you a police report of the crash to have on record.