Posted on:Jul 17, 2022

Tempe, AZ – Police Investigate Fatal Collision Between Motorcycle and Fed Ex Truck at Kyrene Rd and Elliot Rd

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Tempe, AZ (July 16, 2022) – A motorcycle rider was killed during a collision with another vehicle on Saturday, July 16th in Tempe. 

According to local police, a FedEx truck and a motorcycle collided at about 6:00 a.m. in the area of Elliot Road and Kyrene Road.  

An investigation determined that the truck was traveling eastbound and turning north when it struck a westbound motorcycle. Both vehicles came to a stop in the intersection with the motorcycle all the way under the front of the truck.   

The motorcyclist died at the scene.

Impairment was not a factor in the incident. 

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Wrongful Deaths Claims in Arizona

In Arizona, a wrongful death case can be brought by a surviving spouse, child, or parent against the liable entity, business, or person that acted maliciously, negligently, recklessly, or in such a way as to cause the death of the victim.

Most commonly associated with accidents, these claims commonly arise from bicycle accidents, truck accidents, car accidents, motorcycle accidents, job site accidents, or accidents caused by defective products.

Surviving family members may be eligible to receive compensation for their damages. Some damages, such as medical expenses and lost earnings, are commonplace in wrongful death claims. There are other forms of damages, however, that will be specific to each claim and are based on the claimant’s familial relationship to the victim. 

The motorcycle fatality attorneys at Saavedra Law Firm, PLC., are focused on their client’s financial stability, full recovery, and future health. If your loved one was killed in a motorcycle crash, call our personal injury attorneys in Arizona to schedule a complimentary review with a member of our law firm right away.

For a claim to see a successful outcome, it is important that you hire a wrongful death lawyer in Arizona that will be there to assist and advise you through every stage of your claim.

Note: Our writer used outside sources in the creation of this post. These sources include local news reports, local and state police incident reports, social media outlets, and eyewitness accounts about serious injury accidents that take place in Arizona. We have not independently verified all of the facts surrounding this accident. If you find any information that is not correct, contact Saavedra Law Firm, PLC as soon as possible so that we can correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available. We will remove this post upon request. 

Disclaimer: This post is not a solicitation for business. None of the information in this post is intended to be medical or legal advice. If you have been injured in an accident, seek the help of a medical professional. The photo used in this post was not taken at the actual accident scene.  

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