Elderly man dies after his motorscooter slams into car

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Investigation underway into accident

GLENDALE - A 68-year-old Glendale man died after the motorscooter he was driving slammed into a car near 67th and Cactus Thursday afternoon.

Glendale Police say the man was northbound on 67th Avenue when he collided by a car pulling out onto the roadway from Desert Cove at about 2:00pm.

The 68-year-old motorscooter driver was wearing a helmet.

No citations have been issued.

The fatality remains under investigation.

The crash forced the closure of 67th Avenue for several hours Thursday afternoon.