PIMA COUNTY, AZ (Tucson News Now) - A two-car crash on Friday, March 16, left one person dead and another person in the hospital, according to Arizona Department of Public Safety.
According to police, a drunk driver swerved across the middle of Highway 19 and hit a vehicle carrying U.S Customs and Border Protection agent, Walterio Nunez, and his wife.
Nunez was declared deceased at the scene and his wife remains in the hospital.
A funeral procession for Nunez will be held in Nogales at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, March 23.
The department's duty office stated that the crash happened around 8:40 p.m. on March 9 near Papago Road.