A woman was killed on Thursday night after jumping in front of a moving vehicle believed to be driven by a drunk driver, according to Arizona authorities.
The Scottsdale police responded to the 65th Street and Indian School Road at approximately 8pm for reports that a person was in the road.
There they found 24-year-old Summer Leann Crosswhite in the road with ‘life threatening injuries.’
Scottsdale police found Summer Leann Crosswhite, 24, lying on 65th Street and Indian School Road with ‘life threatening injuries’
The woman and her friend, 21-year-old Courtney Kiser (left), had been drinking in downtown Scottsdale
Crosswhite was rushed to a local hospital but was pronounced dead at the scene, ABC 15 reports.
The woman and her friend, 21-year-old Courtney Kiser, had been drinking in downtown Scottsdale. Kiser is then said to have been driving home with Crosswhite riding in the passenger seat.
The two got into an argument while driving.
Crosswhite and Kiser were said to have gotten into an argument resulting in Crosswhite jumping from the vehicle
Kiser was arrested at the scene and charged with DUI
It was then that Crosswhite is said to have opened her door and exited the vehicle.
Kiser stayed at the scene and was arrested for a DUI, according to police.
Investigators are still looking into the details of the incident.