TEMPE, AZ – A 70-year-old man was severely injured after being hit during a multi-vehicle car crash in Tempe on Monday morning, according to 12 News.
The crash happened on Baseline Road and 48th Street at 7:30 a.m., when the driver of a Ford Flex was reportedly traveling over the speed limit. The driver then collided with a work truck, which then crashed into a Valley Metro bus.
The Ford then crashed into the curb and overturned over the sidewalk, where it collided with a 70-year-old jogger.
The jogger was taken to the hospital for the treatment of severe injuries.
The truck driver and bus driver suffered non-life-threatening injuries in the crash.
Authorities believe the driver of the Flex was driving under the influence. He was taken into police custody on charges of aggravated assault.
Been involved in a crash in Tempe?
Get your Tempe crash report today if you or a loved one have been hurt in a collision in the area. This report can help you when filing your insurance claim or your case in court, and can even help protect yourself and your interests. Contact our team today for your free Arizona accident report.