Police: Woman and dog pass after hit by car

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Police say a woman and her dog have passed away after they were both hit by a car in the 3100 block of E. Drexel on Friday night.

The incident occurred around 8:30 p.m. outside of Buggy Wheel Saloon. The victim was then transported to University of Arizona Medical Center, according to Jesus Banuelos with the Pima County Sheriff's Department.

The 23-year-old man who hit them is cooperating with police, Banuelos said.

The investigation is ongoing.

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