18-year-old motorcyclist dies after high-speed collision in Phoenix
PHOENIX — An 18-year-old motorcyclist died Wednesday afternoon after colliding into a vehicle in Phoenix, authorities said.
Ruben Arizaga was found dead on the scene after the accident happened near Seventh Street and Indian School Road around 3:45 p.m., the Phoenix Police Department said in a press release.
The investigation led police to believe Arizaga was traveling north on Seventh Street at a high rate of speed when a woman turning into a private drive hit the motorcyclist.
Arizaga was ejected from the bike and pronounced dead by fire personnel.
There was no indication impairment was a factor in the crash.
The investigation remains ongoing.