Southwest Ranger hit by car in midtown - Tucson News Now

Southwest Ranger hit by car in midtown

Southwest Ranger hit by car, suffers minor injuries. (Source: Mikey Hicks-Griffin) Southwest Ranger hit by car, suffers minor injuries. (Source: Mikey Hicks-Griffin)
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

The Tucson Police Department is reporting that a Southwest Ranger was hit by a car while he was on his motorcycle near 4th Avenue and Broadway.   

According to Sgt. Pete Dugan, spokesman with the Tucson Police Department the Ranger was taken to the hospital with minor injuries. The driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with police.  

No word on whether the driver will be cited or not, according to Sgt. Dugan. 

Southwest Rangers assist the TPD with traffic escorts. 

MOBILE USERS: Download our app on your Apple and Android devices.

Copyright 2017 Tucson News Now. All rights reserved.

  • Local newsMore>>

  • Computer problems with death certificate database holding up burials

    Computer problems with death certificate database holding up burials

    Wednesday, October 18 2017 1:07 AM EDT2017-10-18 05:07:56 GMT
    (Source: Tucson News Now)(Source: Tucson News Now)

    The problem is becoming increasingly troubling for some of the smaller funeral homes in Tucson that are running out of refrigeration space. Bring’s Funeral home is currently at capacity, and they worry this has the potential to become a public health crisis. 

    The problem is becoming increasingly troubling for some of the smaller funeral homes in Tucson that are running out of refrigeration space. Bring’s Funeral home is currently at capacity, and they worry this has the potential to become a public health crisis. 

  • Laundry room fire temporarily displaces family of four

    Laundry room fire temporarily displaces family of four

    Wednesday, October 18 2017 12:41 AM EDT2017-10-18 04:41:17 GMT
    Damage from laundry room fire. (Source: Tucson Fire Department)Damage from laundry room fire. (Source: Tucson Fire Department)

    Crews from the Tucson Fire Department responded to a 911 call about a house fire in the 8900 block of East Bears Path Road on the far east side.   

    Crews from the Tucson Fire Department responded to a 911 call about a house fire in the 8900 block of East Bears Path Road on the far east side.   

  • TUSD approves teacher raise

    TUSD approves teacher raise

    Tuesday, October 17 2017 10:37 PM EDT2017-10-18 02:37:46 GMT
    (Source: Tucson News Now)(Source: Tucson News Now)

    The vote was 5 to 0 in favor of the raise.  

    The vote was 5 to 0 in favor of the raise.  

Powered by Frankly