Phoenix, AZ (October 23, 2019) – Officers from the Phoenix Police Department are investigating a motorcycle accident that left one man dead.
According to authorities, officers and fire rescue units responded to the area of 75th Avenue and Buckeye Road on Tuesday afternoon for a crash involving the motorcycle and another vehicle. Investigators say 31-year-old Jose Luis Rodriguez was traveling north on 75th Avenue at a high rate of speed when he swerved to avoid a vehicle, hit a curb and was thrown from his bike. Paramedics arrived on the scene shortly after the accident occurred and pronounced Rodriguez dead at the scene.
Police say Rodriquez was wearing a helmet. The driver who collided with Rodriguez stayed at the scene and was cooperative with authorities. The cause of the crash remains unknown but officers are investigating.
Our condolences go out to the family of Jose Luis Rodriguez at this time.
About 3,058 motorcycle incidents took place throughout the state of Arizona in 2011 alone. Though motorcycles are a reliable transportation method for daily needs, motorcycle accidents often result in catastrophic consequences for injured riders.
When a victim is seriously injured or killed in a motorcycle accident, it’s important that they or their family speak with an Arizona motorcycle accident attorney to safeguard their legal rights.
Our attorneys ELG Law can offer assistance through every step of the legal process. With years of experience and the compassion needed to navigate these situations, our lawyers have what it takes to secure compensation for your damages. Contact us at (623) 562-3838 to speak with a knowledgeable attorney about your options.
Note: As a result of the secondary sources that were used to complete this post, the information included within has not been independently verified by our own staff and may include misinformation. If you read something that, to your knowledge, is incorrect, please contact us as soon as possible and we will correct the inaccuracy.
Disclaimer: As members of the local Phoenix and broader Arizona community, we hope everyone in our community is safe and protected. We cover the events included in this blog as a way to offer support to the victims in similar circumstances and to provide relief during these difficult times. However, this information should not be misconstrued as legal advice, and you should speak with a trained legal professional for more information regarding your situation.
Mesa, AZ (June 17, 2019) – On June 16th, a Mesa police officer was injured after his patrol vehicle was rear-ended in an auto accident early Sunday morning, just before...Read More
Tucson, AZ (June 17, 2019) – On June 17th, a man was killed after his vehicle was rear-ended struck by a train on Monday morning. The accident occurred in Benson,...Read More
Tucson, AZ (June 17, 2019) – On June 15th, a vehicle crashed into a home near North La Cholla Boulevard and West Shaffer Place, just before 5:00 a.m. According to officials,...Read More