A Cottonwood man is dead after a car-pedestrian accident Tuesday night on State Route 260. DPS officials say the accident happened at around 8:30 near the intersection with Western Drive near Cottonwood. A BMW car driven by a 20-year-old Camp Verde man was traveling westbound on State Route 260 at a high rate of speed when the car hit 31-year-old Jesus Zazueta. The man was pronounced dead at the scene. After the accident the car went off the road and into a ravine. The driver was taken out of the car and airlifted to Flagstaff Medical Center where he is being treated for his injuries. The road was closed until Wednesday morning. The case is under investigation.