Phoenix, AZ – One family’s Thanksgiving weekend was marred by horrible tragedy on Saturday night.
Just moments after learning that his dog had been struck by a vehicle and was dying, Charlie Thompson, 46, attempted to rush to his side.
According ABC15 News, Thompson never made it.
As he was trying to cross 19th Avenue, a car slammed into the man, killing him.
The 21 yr-old driver initially sped away from the scene of the collision, but later returned.
That driver is not facing any charges as Thompson was jaywalking when the tragic collision occurred.
The dog, who had been struck by another vehicle, did not survive.
Read the full story at this link.
Rest in Peace Charlie Thompson and his dog, name unknown.
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