Omar Portillo Killed in Collision with Semi-Truck
Glendale, Arizona—Omar Portillo, age 34, was killed early Wednesday morning when his Ford F-150 collided with a semi-truck at the intersection of 75th and Glendale Avenues.
Accident investigators believe that Portillo was eastbound on Glendale when he apparently ran a red light at 75th Avenue. His Ford hit the northbound semi-truck. As a result of the collision, 75th Avenue was closed from Bethany Home to Northern and Glendale was closed from 67th to 83rd Avenues.
We extend our condolences to Mr. Portillo’s family and friends over their tragic loss.
Glendale AZ Car Accident and Personal Injury News
A motorcycle accident in Surprise on Tuesday afternoon has claimed the life of Tyler Deskins. According to accident investigators, the motorcycle operated by Mr. Deskins collided with two vehicles in the intersection of Bell Road and Sunrise Boulevard.Arianna Hinostosa died when the car in which she was a passenger left the roadway and struck a utility pole early Tuesday morning. According to accident investigators, the driver of the car was northbound on 67th Avenue when he lost control of the vehicle. Peter Rankin was struck and killed by a Navajo Nation police officer as he rode his bicycle along Glendale Avenue early Friday afternoon.