Phoenix Bicyclist killed by hit/run SUV driver

1/16/2020 ~ 5:30PM Bicyclist fatality “near 15th and Southern avenues, when a bicyclist identified as Mario Hernandez Roman, 25, was in the two-way left turn lane and was struck by a white SUV headed eastbound on Southern Avenue, according to police.” The driver fled the scene (a criminal felony), the damaged vehicle was located nearby. The owner of the vehicle told police it was stolen.

Bicyclist dies after being struck by SUV on Southern Avenue
Christopher Roth, Arizona RepublicPublished 11:18 a.m. MT Jan. 17, 2020

… The collision happened about 5:30 p.m. near 15th and Southern avenues, when a bicyclist identified as Mario Hernandez Roman, 25, was in the two-way left turn lane and was struck by a white SUV headed eastbound on Southern Avenue, according to police… The vehicle, damaged and leaking fluid, was found a short distance from the collision scene abandoned in a parking lot, police say… The registered owner of the SUV attempted to report the vehicle stolen, and according to investigators, it had not been determined who was driving it…

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