Phoenix police have identified the bicyclist who died Saturday after crashing into a semi-truck.
Rubina Pina Herrara, 57, was riding his bike west on the north sidewalk of Buckeye Road near 24th Avenue about 4 p.m. when he swerved to avoid a light pole and lost control of his bike, Phoenix Police Department spokesman Officer James Holmes said. He fell into the road and hit the side of the semi-truck, which had been driving in the curb lane.
A bicyclist is dead after the man fell into a Phoenix roadway and struck the side of a tractor-trailer Saturday afternoon.
The victim, Rubin Pina Herrera, 57, was on a sidewalk near Buckeye Road and 24th Avenue at around 4 p.m.
The man swerved to avoid striking a telephone pole, lost control of the bicycle, fell into the roadway and struck the side of the truck that had been traveling west on Buckeye in the curb lane, said Phoenix police spokesman Officer James Holmes.
A 58-year-old man has died after he allegedly rolled through a stop sign at North 35th Avenue and collided with another vehicle.
Alejandro Arturo Montes was headed eastbound on West Monte Vista Road about 6 p.m. Thursday when he failed to stop or yield at the sign posted on 35th Avenue, Phoenix police spokesman Sgt. Tommy Thompson said.
The Maricopa County Sheriff's office has identified two people killed in a one-vehicle crash near Tonopah.
The victims were 35-year-old Laura Roberts and 41-year-old Justin Burts.
A passer-by saw an overturned vehicle about 5:30 a.m. in the area of Wickenburg and Baseline roads in unincorporated Maricopa County and later found the victims' bodies several feet from the vehicle, a sheriff's office spokesman said.