Giovanni Saucedo, 18, killed in skateboard accident with alleged hit-and-run driver Joshua D. Walton, 31, on North Gantzel Road in San Tan Valley
Modified Date:Tue, 04/07/2015 - 3:33pm
Accident Date:Sunday, September 21, 2014
Deputies were looking for a white SUV that should have right front-end damage, last seen going north on North Gantzel Road and the driver did not stop to help the victim. Anyone with information about the case is asked to call the sheriff's office at 520-866-5111.
On Tuesday, officials received a tip that helped locate and arrest Florence resident Joshua D. Walton, 31, a statement from the sheriff's office said.
The 18-year-old victim was riding the skateboard on North Gantzel Road just south of East Chandler Heights Road in San Tan Valley about 9:43 p.m.He suffered severe head trauma, and was flown to a Phoenix hospital in extremely critical condition.
Joshua D. Walton
Roadway:North Gantzel Road
City:San Tan Valley, AZ
County:Pinal County, AZ