COCHISE COUNTY, AZ. (THECOUNT) — Troy Eadler of Sierra Vista, Arizona, has been identified as the pedestrian in a fatal Thursday box truck strike in Cochise County.

Eadler, 45, Director Of Golf at Castle & Cooke and former golf pro at Pueblo Del Sol Country Club, was killed after he was struck by a box truck near Sierra Vista on Thursday.


According to reports, Eadler was on-foot on State Route 92 in the area of Mile Marker 330, when for unknown reasons, he ran in front of a box truck around 6:14 a.m. Thursday.

Investigators say they have “not ruled out suicide.”

The driver of the box truck remained on scene.

The cause of the deadly incident remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Cochise County is located in the southeastern corner of the U.S. state of Arizona. The population was 131,346 at the 2010 census. The county seat is Bisbee. Cochise County includes the Sierra Vista-Douglas, Arizona Metropolitan Statistical Area – Wikipedia.