Update: Injured woman identified as Nicole Begay

19-year-old woman was walking her dog while riding skateboard

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The female pedestrian involved in yesterday's injury collision has been identified as Nicole Begay, 19, of Flagstaff.

Upon further investigation of the collision, it appears that Begay was walking her dog while riding her skateboard in the area of Paradise Road and Linda Vista. It appears as though her dog pulled in an opposite direction causing Begay to lose control of her skateboard, causing Begay to stumble into oncoming traffic.

Begay remains hospitalized at this time with no updates on her condition. The dog was not injured. Begay's family later retrieved the dog.


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