A car hit the light-rail platform near Washington Street and Priest Drive. Service was temporarily interrupted, but should have since resumed to its regular schedule. Two peope inside the car were treated for minor injuries by medical personnel.
The man who died in an accident on the Loop 202 in central Phoenix Saturday has been identified. Frederick C. Manske was driving his three-wheel motorcycle westbound on the freeway near 24th Street when he hit the car in front of him that had slowed down.
A man who works at a Tempe bar faces felony charges after he allegedly fled the scene of a fatal hit-and-run in Tempe, police said. Jon Alguire was crossing the street mid-block near Apache Boulevard and McClintock Drive on Friday around 9 p.m. when he was hit by a vehicle, said Tempe police Lt.
Both vehicles involved were pickup trucks, and both were heavily damaged. According to a tweet from the Gilbert Police Dept., Northbound Val Vista Drive was closed from Raleigh Bay Drive to Baseline Road as they investigate the crash.
Both vehicles were heavily damaged. Authorities said the driver of the semi sustained serious injuries and was treated and taken to a Flagstaff hospital, but she was wearing her seatbelt and was able to get out of the cab of the truck on her own before rescue crews arrived.
Lopez was struck and killed when a car ran him over as he crossed a street. The driver of the Jeep was not injured and remained at the scene after the accident. He showed no signs of impairment, according to police.