TUCSON, AZ. (THECOUNT) — Tucson, Arizona woman, Karen Snyder, has been identified as the pedestrian struck and killed while crossing a roadway Saturday night, according to police.

Snyder, 65, was traveling on foot crossing West Prince Road on Tucson’s west side when she was struck by a vehicle.


Tucson police responded to calls of a person down after colliding with a vehicle. Upon arrival, officers found Snyder suffering from blunt force trauma injuries consistent with a vehicle collision.

Snyder was transported to an area hospital in critical condition. A short time later she passed away.

Police say Snyder was not in a crosswalk when she was hit and neither impairment or speed appear to be a factor. source

She was pronounced dead at the hospital.

No citations have been issued at this time, according to crash investigators.

Anyone with information on the fatal incident should contact police at 911.