Man hit, killed by car after parking motorcycle on US 60 in Mesa

A motorcyclist was killed in the crash Thursday morning on Superstition Freeway.
A motorcyclist was killed in the crash Thursday morning on Superstition Freeway.(Arizona's Family)
Published: Dec. 8, 2022 at 10:26 AM MST|Updated: Dec. 9, 2022 at 1:41 PM MST
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MESA, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) — A man is dead after being hit by a car Thursday morning on a freeway in Mesa.

The crash happened around 8:30 a.m. in the westbound lanes of Superstition Freeway (US 60) near Greenfield Road. According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, a man parked his motorcycle in the median of the freeway and was walking back to retrieve something from the HOV lane when he was hit. The man, whose identity has not yet been released, was pronounced dead at the scene.

DPS says impairment was not a factor in the accident.

DPS says a man was killed when he parked his motorcycle on US 60 and tried to retrieve...
DPS says a man was killed when he parked his motorcycle on US 60 and tried to retrieve something from the HOV lane.(Arizona's Family)