Tucson police are asking for help finding the driver of a car that hit a woman crossing East Speedway, likely leaving her paralyzed.

The woman was left in the eastbound lanes of East Speedway, near North Sarnoff Drive, when Tucson police officers found her about 6 p.m. April 27.

Police say she was crossing Speedway outside of a crosswalk when she was struck by a gray or green four-door sedan. The driver did not stop.

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Anyone with information is asked to call 88-CRIME, an anonymous tipster line. 

Contact Star reporter Shaq Davis at 573-4218 or sdavis@tucson.com

On Twitter: @ShaqDavis1


Shaq is a public safety reporter and the Road Runner columnist, keeping readers up to date on transportation news. In 2017, he started as an apprentice and later worked part-time until graduating from the UA and being offered a full-time position in 2018.