Phoenix Car Crash Death of Selemawit Negash – Obituary
23-year-old Selemawit Negash has died in a fatal Phoenix accident after a driver of a Chevrolet Tahoe ran a red light and struck Selemawit’s Nissan Sentra on Bethany Road, Monday, September 6, 2021. It occurred at about 7 a.m. as the Tahoe was heading east on Bethany. The Nissan was traveling south and had the right of way.
The Tahoe crashed into the Nissan, sending it off the road, through a wall, and into a nearby residence.
Selemawit was left with serious wounds and was taken to hospital where she died. The driver of the Tahoe was also hospitalized with injuries identified as non-life-threatening.
While investigations are still ongoing, police have established that impairment may have been a significant factor in the wreck.