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Tucson Police investigating fatal collision

Tucson, Ariz. (TucsonNewsNow) The Tucson Police Department is investigating a fatal accident in midtown. 

It happened Saturday night near the area of Grant Road and North Avenida El Capitan. 

Detectives say a pedestrian was crossing Grant Road from the south side to the north when a Toyota Tacoma truck hit the pedestrian. The Toyota was traveling eastbound on Grant Road.

Upon arrival, officers located a 47 year old man with life threatening injures. He was taken to the hospital where he later died. 

The driver of the vehicle was not injured. 

Detectives determined that the Toyota Tacoma was traveling the posted speed limit. 

The name of the pedestrian is being withheld pending notification of the next of kin.

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