Arizona Crash Report: Driver fails to yield right of way turning left, causing crash that seriously injures motorcyclist 

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 Crash Report – North 43rd Avenue & Thomas Road

            Tempe, AZ 


Report ID: 2023 December 5 

NCIC#: Unknown

OFFICER ID#: Unknown

Traffic Unit 1: Vehicle 

Traffic Unit 2: Motorcycle 

Occupants: 2

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): Other 

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


TEMPE, AZ – A driver of a vehicle failed to yield the right of way when turning, leading them to collide with a motorcycle, resulting in the motorcyclist sustaining serious wounds Tuesday. 

This collision happened before 6 p.m. at the South 48th Street and East Southern Avenue intersection. 

First responders rushed the motorcyclist to a hospital, where they are currently being treated for life-threatening injuries. 

Very few details about the crash have been reported, although officials did confirm that impairment did play a role in this collision. 

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Please note that the following narrative has details from 12 News and is NOT to be used as an official crash report.