Seth Mugerditchian Killed, Another Injured in Multi-Vehicle Accident
Phoenix, Arizona—Seth Mugerditchian, age 41, was killed Thursday morning when his car was struck by a pickup truck on Southern Avenue near 46th Street. The driver of the truck, as yet unidentified by accident investigators, reportedly swerved to avoid hitting a dog in the street, and struck Mr. Mugerditchian’s car. The pickup driver was seriously injured and transported to a hospital.
Following the initial impact, both vehicles struck a Valley Metro bus.
Phoenix Police accident investigators are awaiting results of lab tests on both drivers to determine whether impairment may have been a factor in the crash.
We extend our condolences to Mr. Mugerditchian’s family and friends and we wish the injured driver a speedy and complete recovery.