Final two victims in fatal crash identified

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The Sierra Vista Police Department can now release the names of the two additional victims who died in a two-vehicle head-on collision last week, which occurred on the Highway 90 Bypass and resulted in three lives lost. The two occupants of a 2004 black Chevrolet pickup truck have been identified as 61-year-old Pedro O. Penalver and 73-year-old Maria Del Carmen …

Head-on collision claims three lives

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Three people died in a two-vehicle head-on collision that occurred on the Highway 90 Bypass, just west of 7th Street, at about 1 p.m. on Tuesday. Witnesses who remained on scene reported that a 2005 Red Mitsubishi SUV drifted into oncoming traffic while traveling eastbound on the highway. It collided with a 2004 Black Chevrolet pickup truck that was traveling …

Public invited to learn about proposed redevelopment area

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The City will host a meeting next week to share information, address questions, and solicit input regarding a proposal to designate a corridor extending along Fry Boulevard from Coronado Drive to Buffalo Soldier Trail and along North Garden Avenue as a redevelopment area. The meeting will take place on Wednesday, March 8, at 11:30 a.m. in Kino Hall, located at …

Officer and suspect recovering after struck by car

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A Sierra Vista Police Department officer is recovering at home, while a shoplifting suspect remains hospitalized in Tucson with non-life threatening injuries after they were struck by a car in Fry Boulevard on Friday night. Although the Cochise County Sheriff’s Office investigation into the incident is still ongoing, the identities of the male officer and the female suspect can now …

Coronado Drive widening project underway

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A project to widen the only remaining two-lane segment of Coronado Drive began last week and work will continue for more than two months. Local contractor KE&G Construction was awarded the project contract and anticipates wrapping up work in May. Until then, motorists, cyclists, and pedestrians should expect workers to be present on the stretch of Coronado Drive running from …

Officer and shoplifting suspect struck by vehicle

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A Sierra Vista Police Department officer and a shoplifting suspect sustained injuries when they were struck by a vehicle in Fry Boulevard, following a brief foot pursuit this evening. The officer made contact with the suspect in the 3000 block of Fry Boulevard at 6:46 p.m. and the suspect attempted to flee on foot. The officer pursued the suspect into …

Four suspects arrested on drug charges

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A Sierra Vista Police Department investigation into drug trafficking activity in the 200 block of Carroll Drive resulted in the arrest of four suspects on drug charges early Thursday morning. SVPD detectives served search warrants at two apartments in the area early that morning, acting on surveillance that indicated there was drug activity. As a result, four arrests were made. …