Motorcyclist killed in Mesa collisionPosted: Updated:
MESA, Ariz. -- A motorcycle rider was killed in a collision near Southern Avenue and Center Street in Mesa Thursday night.
Police said the man was riding his motorcycle eastbound on Southern Avenue just before 11 p.m. when a westbound car failed to yield during a left turn and the vehicles collided.
The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at a local hospital.
Police spokesman Detective Steve Berry said the victim was wearing a helmet at the time of the collision.
The motorcyclist's name has not been released.
There is no word of any charges at this time.