A Chandler police officer dedicated his career to enforcing driving under the influence laws until a driver who police believe to be drunk took his life in a collision early Friday morning. Police said Officer David Payne, 37, was sitting on his motorcycle around 12:40 a.m.
The truck was stolen near 1033 S. Longmore, where the suspect jumped inside and drove off. However the man didn't get very far before crashing the vehicle into a light pole. He was hospitalized with injuries that were deemed non-life-threatening. His identity has not yet been released.
A pedestrian was hit and killed Monday morning on historic Route 66 just north of Kingman city limits. Calls started coming in at 6:30 a.m. and the victim was located near some industrial businesses about a half hour later.
A two-vehicle crash Saturday in Mesa killed one person and injured three others, including a toddler. The accident happened at Baseline Road and 32nd Street, between Lindsay Road and Val Vista Drive. Mesa and Gilbert crews responded to the incident.
A fatal crash early Friday morning in Phoenix, Arizona has closed the off-ramp from Interstate 17 to Union Hills. The accident occured between a truck and a motorcycle around 3:00 a.m. on October 24, 2014.
Two men are in critical condition after being struck while on their motorcycles by a van Thursday night. The accident occured near the intersection of 16th Street and Bell Road on October 23 in Phoenix, Arizona. The men were taken to a local hospital in critical condition.
A woman was killed Thursday evening after being hit while crossing the street at 55th Avenue and McDowell Road in Phoenix, Arizona. The incident occured around 8:00 p.m. on October 23 when the driver her fled the scene. The woman was taken to a local hospital, where she died.
Jeremy Bustos dies and an Avondale police officer is in critical condition after Bustos joyrides a stolen truck into a collision with a police car at 111th Avenue and Durango Street in Avondale, Arizona.
A wrong-way crash has occured on Interstate 10 near Casa Grande, five miles west of State Route 387. Officials report that around 5:15 a.m. on Thursday, October 23 a vehicle driving westbound crossed into eastbound traffic.
A passenger van crash sent nine people to the hospital with minor injuries Sunday evening. The incident occured on October 19 on 16th Street, close to Interstate 17 in Phoenix, Arizona. One pregnant woman was taken from the scene immediately as a precaution, and suffered minor injuries.
A rollover crash involving two vehicles on Tucson's north side has temporarily closed westbound River Road and southbound Hacienda Del Sol Road. One of the vehicles rolled over in the intersection. One person suffered non-life threatening injuries and was taken to a hospital.
Two killed and 13 injured in three vehicle accident on Lake Pleasant Parkway between State Route 74, the Carefree Highway, and Loop 303 near Peoria, AZ. One vehicle was trying to pass another at high speeds when the passing vehicle crashed into a third vehicle.
A 4-year-old child was struck and killed by a truck driven by his stepfather at their home on Lomita Avenue in Kingman, Arizona. The truck was loaded with hay, and the child, who had been told to go inside apparently went behind the truck instead. No charges have been filed.
A car crash caused by a wrong-way driver on Interstate 10 has send four people to the hospital. The five-vehicle accident occured west of downtown Phoenix, Arizona just after 2:00 a.m. Friday morning, October 17, 2014.
A car with no people in it burst into flames after a passenger bus heading to Tuscon collided with it on Insterstate 10. The car was parked on the side of the highway following a fender-bender. The incident occured early Monday morning, October 13, around 40th street in Phoenix, Arizona.