NE-side Tucson serious injury — driver arrested

Bicyclist Brett Karrle was seriously injured in a hit-and-run crash, Monday 10/10/2016 mid-afternoon.

Catalina Highway,  south of Fort Lowell Rd, in Tucson, AZ (I can’t find that on google maps?). Presumably hit from behind but there are no details in the reporting.

The driver fled the scene, and was later located a short time later and arrested on hit/run and aggravated assault charges (suspected impairment).

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Man arrested in hit-and-run that caused serious injuries to bicyclist
Carmen Duarte Arizona Daily Star Updated Oct 14, 2016
Pima County Sheriff’s deputies mark road features where a bicyclist was struck on the Catalina Highway just south of Fort Lowell Rd. in Tucson, AZ. on Monday, October 10, 2016.
A man accused of striking a bicyclist Monday is facing hit-and-run causing serious injury, driving under the influence and aggravated assault charges, authorities said… Timothy Candler, 34, was booked into the Pima County jail …

One thought on “NE-side Tucson serious injury — driver arrested”

  1. I was at Safeway daily and there was Brett making jokes , smiles and assisting us all. I will miss him for now for his smile. I hope he has a fast recovery.

    Lauri Sutherland

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