News: Driver fatally collides with pedestrian near Siesta Village

PHOENIX, AZ – According to AZ Family, a driver struck and killed a female pedestrian near N 51st Ave and W Glenrosa Ave Tuesday.

The driver hit Tyretta Yazzie, 41, and an unidentified male as they were crossing the street around 4;45 a.m.

Rescue crews transported Yazzie to an area hospital, where she died. The man was not hurt in the incident.

The driver remained at the scene following the collision.

Authorities do not believe impairment was a factor in the incident.

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