TOLLESON, AZ – A pedestrian was fatally struck by a tow truck on McDowell Road in the West Valley early this morning, according to CBS 5 News.
The crash happened near the intersection of McDowell Rd and 91st Avenue at about 1 a.m., as a man was crossing the street. He was then struck by the driver of a tow truck.
The victim, whose identity was not immediately released, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police stated that the victim was crossing outside of a crosswalk when the crash happened.
The truck driver is not suspected of having been under the influence and remained at the scene after the crash. They are reportedly cooperating with the authorities.
The crash remains under investigation at this time.
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