DPS identifies man killed in crash involving semi-truck on SR 85 in Buckeye

One person is confirmed dead, DPS said.
One person is confirmed dead, DPS said.(Arizona's Family)
Published: Sep. 28, 2023 at 6:35 AM MST|Updated: Sep. 29, 2023 at 9:01 AM MST

BUCKEYE, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -- The Arizona Department of Public Safety is investigating a deadly crash involving a semi-truck that happened on State Route 85 near Buckeye early Thursday morning. DPS has since identified the victim as Kimball Clark of Buckeye.

Information is limited, but troopers tell Arizona’s Family that the crash occurred just after 5:30 a.m. in the northbound lanes of SR 85 near Southern Avenue. Video from the scene shows the car completely pinned underneath the truck. Clark, who was driving the car, was pronounced dead at the scene.

DPS has not yet released additional details, including what may have led up to the crash.

According to a verified GoFundMe fundraiser, Clark leaves behind a wife and four children. Tap or click here if you would like to make a donation.

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