TUCSON – A person was taken into custody after they reportedly fled a Friday morning crash on the south side that resulted in life-threatening injuries.
According to officials, Tucson Police Department responded to the area of 5500 South Forgeus Avenue, near Tucson Boulevard and Drexel Road in reference to a crash. TPD said one of the drivers involved reportedly fled the scene on foot. The driver has since been detained.
The other driver involved in the crash was transported to a nearby hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Motorists are advised to avoid the area.
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