61-year-old woman, dog die after being hit by SUV - Tucson News Now

61-year-old woman, dog die after being hit by SUV

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

A 61-year-old woman and her dog were killed Friday after being hit by an SUV on the south side.

The accident happened around 8:10 a.m. Friday near the intersection of Drexel Road and Bonney Avenue, Pima Sheriff's Deputy Jesus Banuelos said.

The woman, Alexis Virginia Williams, and her dog were in the 3100 Block of East Drexel when they were struck.  

Williams was transported to a local hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

The dog died at the scene.

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