Fatal Collision

Event date: Monday, February 11, 2013, from 9:32 AM to 9:32 AM

Date: 02/04/13
Time: 3:00 pm
Report #: 13-02811
Location: Granite Reef and McDowell Roads
Victim Info: Ginette McKeehan, 72 year old female, Scottsdale Resident - Bicyclist
Suspect Data:

On 02/04/13 SPD was called to the intersection of McDowell and Granite Reef Roads for a serious collision involving a vehicle and a bicyclist.

The bicycle was being ridden by a 72 year old female eastbound on the north side of McDowell approaching Granite Reef. She entered the roadway and was struck by a yellow Mazda being driven by a 20 year old male. The Mazda was turning right from southbound Granite Reef to westbound McDowell. The bike rider suffered severe head trauma and was not wearing a helmet. She was transported to SHC-Osborn with life threatening injuries. The roadway was closed for 3 hours during the investigation. No citations were issued.

On Saturday, 02/09/13 at 4:00 pm she died from the injuries she sustained during the collision.