Man Struck, Injured by Car on 24th Street at Elks Lane in Yuma

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1 Killed in Pedestrian Collision on 24th Street

Yuma, Arizona (April 2, 2018) – A 61-year-old man received critically injuries after a vehicle struck him Sunday night in a pedestrian accident on 24th Street. According to a Yuma Police Department report, the accident took place at around 10:33 p.m. Sunday, April 1.  on the 24th Street at the intersection of Elks Lane.

Relevant details from the report concluded that the man crossed northbound on 24th Street by Elks Lane when a Ford Fusion hit him. A 19-year-old man was the at-fault driver behind the wheel that struck the older man.

Paramedics responded to the scene and rendered aid to 61-year-old. His critical injuries required aerial transport from the Yuma Regional Medical Center to a Phoenix hospital for further treatment. The 19-year-old man was not injured.

No further information regarding the crash was immediately provided. In conclusion, the cause of the incident is under investigation. The Yuma Police Department encourage anyone with details about the pedestrian accident on 24th Street to please call (928) 373-4700. Or, 78-Crime at (928) 782-7463 to remain anonymous.

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