Deadly motorcycle crash

The crash happened near 59th Avenue and Lower Buckeye Road around 6 a.m.

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -- Police say a motorcyclist has died after a crash in west Phoenix early Wednesday morning.

The crash happened near 59th Avenue and Lower Buckeye Road around 6 a.m.

Police say a motorcycle and vehicle were involved in a crash near the intersection.

The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. Police say the other driver remained at the scene and is being evaluated.

The intersection is closed and eastbound traffic is restricted on Lower Buckeye Road from 67th Avenue.

Drivers are advised to avoid the area and use an alternate route through the morning rush hour.

Police have not identified the motorcyclist at this time.

The investigation is ongoing. 


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If you ride a motorcycle on the streets, you voluntarily agree to shorten your own life span. Ride all you want, just know YOU were ultimately responsible when you become some idiot driver's hood ornament...


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Hey az news you dont have to be chicken shxt and not show the photo of the wreck area. The other chicken shxts say and do what want right or wrong anyway . Followed by the dumb asxes that watch like a cow chewing the cud, all and anything , watch and chew the cud only no matter what . [censored]

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