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April 2016 News Archive

An archive of articles on car accidents and safety alerts from April 2016.

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Personal Injury News

Christopher Erickson and Hunter Votaw ATV Crash

Christopher Erickson and Hunter Votaw Killed in ATV Crash

James R. Harrison
April 30, 2016

Christopher Erickson and Hunter Votaw died at the scene of a tragic ATV crash Saturday morning near Jomax Road and 52nd Street in Phoenix.

Justin Clark Car Accident Maricopa Arizona

Justin Clark Killed in Car Accident Near Maricopa

Jonathan V. O'Steen
April 22, 2016

Justin Lamon Clark was killed after being ejected from a Chevrolet sedan driven by Deanna Borboa when it collided with a pickup truck driven by Jason Malone. 

Van O'Steen

Rachel Cawley Killed in Head-On Collision

Van O'Steen
April 13, 2016

Rachel Cawley was killed Tuesday night when her car was struck head-on by another sedan that was attempting to pass a pick-up truck on SR-59 near milepost 3.  According to Utah Highway Patrol accident investigators, the first vehicle clipped the pick-up before colliding with Ms. Cawley’s car.

Casa Grande Arizona Car Accident

Emily Akins Killed in Hit-and-Run Collision

Jonathan V. O'Steen
April 10, 2016

Emily Akins was killed on Saturday evening as she rode her bicycle near Kadota Avenue and Saguaro Street. The driver who hit her fled the scene but was later arrested by investigating officers.

Jim Harrison

Cassie Dockstader Dies in Rollover Accident

James R. Harrison
April 9, 2016

Cassie Dockstader died in a single-vehicle rollover accident Thursday morning. Four people were transported to Dixie Regional Medical Center after being ejected from a 2002 Ford Ranger that rolled-over on CR-5 near Centennial Park.

Darryl Summers Accident Arizona

Police Seeking Driver of Truck That Struck and Killed Darryl Summers

Jonathan V. O'Steen
April 9, 2016

Darryl Summers was riding his bicycle to work at 3:20 a.m. on April 2nd when he was struck and killed by a black GMC Sierra pickup truck.  The incident occurred in the 6000 block of 27th Avenue.  The truck driver then sped off.

Accident investigators report that Mr. Summers did everything right for night-time bike riding.  He was wearing a helmet, reflective vest and lights.

Phoenix Arizona Car Accident

Natasha Ponce Seriously Injured by Hit-and-Run Driver

Jonathan V. O'Steen
April 1, 2016

Natasha Ponce was struck and seriously injured by a hit-and-run driver last week. The identity of that driver was revealed by two young boys. The young son of the hit-and-driver told Ms. Ponce's 11 year old son that his father had been the driver. This revelation occurred at the school both boys attended.