Arizona Crash Report: Man dead after his car goes over cliff, crashes off SR 87 in Payson

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Crash Report –  State Route 87

Payson, AZ 


Report ID: 2023 August 6

NCIC#: Unknown

OFFICER ID#: Unknown

Traffic Unit 1: Car 

Occupants: 1

Injuries/Fatalities: Yes

Vehicle Damage (If Any): Yes

Property Damage (other than vehicles): Unknown

Road Surface Condition: Dry

Manner of Crash Impact (Single Vehicle, Angle, Left Turn, Rear-End, Head-On, Sideswipe, U-Turn, Other, Unknown): Single Vehicle 

Location of Pedestrian/Cyclist (If Any): N/A


PAYSON, AZ – A man succumbed to fatal injuries following a single-vehicle crash that led his car to drive over a cliff off State Route 87 Sunday. This fatal wreck happened around 9:45 p.m. The driver – 53-year-old Donald Hill from Maricopa – was taken to an area hospital, where he was declared deceased after midnight. It is not exactly clear what caused his car to leave the road. More information will be posted as it becomes available. 

AZ Family was the first to report this incident. Since this narrative is merely a mock sample, it does not constitute usage for an official legal document. 

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