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Update - Fatal Collision at Scottsdale & Doubletree

At approximately 1:00 a.m., Scottsdale patrol officers responded to a single vehicle collision on Scottsdale Rd just north of Doubletree Ranch Rd.

A white vehicle was traveling northbound on Scottsdale Rd when it struck a light pole on the east side of the road. The vehicle was torn in half upon impact with the pole.180118-963-scottsdale-rd

The 16 year old juvenile male driver (sole occupant) of the vehicle was declared deceased at the scene.  Speed was a contributing factor in this collision.

Scottsdale Rd was closed between Doubletree Ranch Rd and Mountain View Rd for approximately 8 hours while detectives investigated this incident. 

Contact Information

City of Scottsdale - Police Department
8401 E. Indian School Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85251 


General number/file a report: 480-312-5000
TDD - 480-312-5419

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