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Serious Injury Traffic Collision

Event date: Wednesday, July 10, 2013, from 8:46 AM to 8:46 AM

Date: 07/09/13
Time: 3:45 pm
Report #: 13-15617
Location: 2915 N. 68th Street
Victim Info: 50 year old male, Scottsdale Resident
Suspect Data: 23 year old male, Scottsdale Resident

Yesterday at 3:45 pm a 50 year old motorcyclist traveling northbound on 68th Street struck a Dodge pickup which was turning left into the business complex on the northeast corner of 68th Street and Thomas Road.

The victim was not wearing a helmet and was transported to SHC Osborn with a severe leg and possible life-threatening injuries.

The roadway was closed for about 3 hours during the investigation.

Neither speed nor alcohol were factors in the collision and at this point the victim’s condition is no longer considered to be life-threatening.