Skip to main content
You have permission to edit this article.
Edit
Woman killed in crash on Tucson's southeast side
alert top story

Woman killed in crash on Tucson's southeast side

Accident happened late Sunday near the Pima County Fairgrounds

  • Updated
Tucson Police, code lights

Tucson Police Department units

A 23-year-old woman was killed in a vehicle crash on Sunday night on the southeast side, the Pima County Sheriff's Department said.

Deputies responded to a crash just before 9 p.m. on South Houghton Road north of East Brekke Road near the Pima County Fairgrounds.

Investigators determined that a sedan that was northbound on Houghton crossed into the opposing lane and collided with a SUV. The driver of the sedan, Graciela Alanis, 23, was pronounced dead at the scene.

No one else was seriously injured in this collision.

Traffic Unit detectives responded and are conducting the investigation. Neither speed nor impairment appears to be a factor.

Get local news delivered to your inbox!

* I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its user agreement and privacy policy.

Related to this story

Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.

Topics

News Alerts

Breaking News