ROADWAY CLOSURE UPDATE: Thank you all for your patience during this mornings police investigation near Tegner and Wickenburg Way. Tegner Street is now open.
At approximately 6:30am on Tuesday October 9th, a passerby noticed a subject lying on the sidewalk near a vacant building on the southwest corner of Tegner Street and East Wickenburg Way. WPD responded and located the subject who was deceased. The subject, a white male, approximately 45 years of age, appeared to have suffered a medical issue while riding his bicycle. There were no signs of any foul play. The male has been identified, however, police are still attempting to locate any relatives. The roadway was closed for several hours to vehicular and pedestrian traffic while officers investigated. Wickenburg Unified School District buses were rerouted for the morning drop off. WPD thanks the community for their patience and understanding.