Troopers Seek Assistance Locating Pickup Truck Involved in Fatal Hit-and-Run Pedestrian Collision on July 16

Incident Status
Incident Date
Sunday, July 16, 2023
Department Report Number

**Update: Monday, July 17, 2023 - Suspect Arrested in Connection with Fatal Hit-and-Run**

At approximately 8:00 a.m. on Monday, July 17, 2023, a male suspect turned himself in to law enforcement at the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office headquarters in Phoenix in connection with the July 16th fatal hit-and-run collision on U.S. 60 near Meridian Road.

Troopers responded and arrested Robert C. Moyer II, 45, of Peoria, on one charge of leaving the scene of a fatal collision.

The pedestrian victim in this collision has been identified as a 16-year-old girl from Mesa.

AZDPS would like to thank the media and the public for their assistance sharing information regarding this incident.

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**Initial Information: Sunday, July 16, 2023**

Troopers seek public assistance locating the driver of a pickup truck involved in a fatal hit-and-run pedestrian collision on eastbound U.S. 60 at the Meridian Road off-ramp (near milepost 194) at 7:40 a.m. on Sunday, July 16, 2023.

The suspect vehicle is described as a white single cab dually flatbed pickup truck with black rails. The pickup truck will have damage to the front passenger side and may have broken headlights.

Troopers believe the female victim was walking along the highway when she was struck by the pickup truck. The driver of the pickup did not remain on the scene.

Anyone with information about the vehicle and/or driver is asked to call 1-877-4AZ-TIPS or submit a tip online at azdps.gov/tips. Please reference incident # I23041291.


Suspect vehicle
Robert C. Moyer II
18 - Metro South