A pedestrian was hit and killed on a midtown street Saturday afternoon and the roadway will be closed for several hours while police investigate.
The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene, Sgt. Maria Hawke, spokeswoman for the Tucson Police Department, said in an email.
Eastbound Speedway Boulevard from about Dodge Boulevard to Country Club Road is closed at least until 6 p.m.
No further information about the incident or the victim was available.
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