Tucson – Arizona Department of Public Safety (AZDPS) is seeking the public’s help in locating a white van involved in a fatal collision with a pedestrian on State Route 77 (Oracle Rd.), milepost 73 (near Rudasill).
This morning, July 24, 2017, at about 12:47 a.m.. a fatal collision involving two vehicles and a pedestrian occurred on SR 77 (Oracle Rd.) at milepost 73. A male was in the outside lane of traffic on southbound SR-77 when he was struck by a pickup truck that left the scene. Witnesses at the scene told troopers that after being struck by the pickup truck, the pedestrian was struck by a second vehicle, a white mini-van, which also left the scene. The male victim died at the scene from his injuries.
The pickup truck was located and stopped by state troopers. The investigation is on-going at this time.
AZDPS is requesting the public’s help in locating the white mini-van, which is being considered as a witness or investigative lead in this collision. Troopers are also requesting for any citizen who may have witnessed the collision to contact them. AZDPS appreciates the publics assistance in helping to complete this investigation.
The public can call either of the numbers below with any information they may have:
(520) 746-4500 or (602) 223-2212.