Tyler Marcum Arrested after Fatal DUI Crash on El Tiro Road [Tucson, AZ]


3-Year-Old Toddler Killed in Traffic Collision North Puma Road

TUCSON, AZ (November 15, 2022) – Sunday night, Tyler Marcum was arrested following a DUI collision that killed a 3-year-old child.

The incident happened on November 6th, at around 7:00 p.m., in the area of West El Tiro Road and North Puma Road.

According to reports, a Nissan Altima traveling northbound attempted to go westbound when a Hyundai Sonata traveling east collided with the Nissan.

The Nissan had three occupants, two of which were children. A 3-year-old boy suffered serious injuries and was transported to a local hospital where he later died. The other child was also transported to a hospital where he is expected to survive. Meanwhile, the driver of the Hyundai was identified as 22-year-old Marcum.

Tyler Marcum showed signs of impairment and he was taken into custody with DUI charges and aggravated assault. Further investigation is still underway.


The Sweet James team sends their warm and sincerest sympathies out to the friends and family of the victim. May the memories of your loved one give you strength in the days ahead.


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