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Phoenix police looking for suspect after fatal hit-and-run collision

Jun 2, 2021, 9:39 PM | Updated: Jun 3, 2021, 7:59 am
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PHOENIX — Phoenix police are looking for a suspect following a fatal hit-and-run collision on Wednesday night.

The incident occurred at 16th Street and Broadway Road just before 8:30 p.m.

Authorities said preliminary information indicates a woman was crossing the roadway when she was struck by a vehicle traveling on Broadway Road.

The victim, identified Thursday as 63-year-old Pamela Desoto, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The vehicle was described as a dark-colored car, according to authorities.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Phoenix police at 602-262-6151 or Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS (948-6377) or 480-TESTIGO (837-8446) for Spanish to remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward.

No additional information was immediately available.

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Phoenix police looking for suspect after fatal hit-and-run collision