Prescott police identify truck driver in fatal bike collision

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By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas

PRESCOTT, Ariz. – Prescott police have identified the driver of a pickup truck involved in a crash that killed a bicyclist last week.

Police said Toby Beaty, 37, of Prescott, was traveling southbound on Whitespar Road at Copper Basin Road when he struck Amber Harrington from behind. The 23-year-old later died from her injuries.

Harrington was from California and was a student at Prescott College.

Police are investigating potential causes and contributing factors of the collision.

Lt. Amy Bonney said any possible charging decisions will be made in conjunction with the Yavapai County Attorney's Office once the investigation has been completed.


Bicyclist killed in Prescott after being struck by truck