Man and Woman Killed in Car Accident on Golf Links Road in Tucson
Tucson, Arizona—A man and woman are dead following an accident Thursday afternoon on Tucson’s south side. Gold Links Road was closed between Aviation Parkway and Ajo Way for more than seven hours as officials conducted their investigation.
According to Tucson Police accident investigators, a man driving northeast on Golf Links Road lost control of his vehicle, jumped the median and entered oncoming traffic. His car struck another vehicle head-on, instantly killing the man and woman inside.
The driver of the car that caused the accident was taken to a local hospital with undisclosed injuries. Sgt. Dugan said speed and impairment are possible factors contributing to the accident.
We extend our condolences to the family and friends of those who were killed.