Two Boys Killed, Three Seriously Injured in Rollover Accident
Snowflake, Arizona—Ty King of Snowflake and Eli Hoffman of Taylor, both age 16, were killed in a single vehicle rollover accident that occurred on April 3rd in the Snowflake Heights area. Three other boys who were seriously injured in the car accident were air evacuated to Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center in Phoenix, where they were listed in critical condition.
The injured teens were identified by Snowflake-Taylor police accident investigators as Kahlan Young, age 17, Paul Granados, age 18, and Shadow Dean, age 17. Only Mr. Dean presently remains in ICU on life support.
Law enforcement officials report that speed appears to have been a factor in the accident, which continues to be under investigation.
We wish to express our condolences to the King and Hoffman families at this time of great loss for them. We wish the injured boys speedy and complete recoveries.
Payson AZ Car Accident and Personal Injury News
Robert Welch and his girlfriedn were northbound in the passing lane on Highway 87 about three miles south of Payson when the Harley Davidson they were riding was t-boned by a Chevrolet Suburban on Saturday.
A man in a work truck chased down and intentionally struck two motorcyclists last week outside Payson, leaving one man with a broken ankle, five broken ribs and a punctured lung. The hit-and-run collision occurred on Highway 87 about 35 miles south of Payson.
A motorcyclist and his passenger were both critically injured Saturday when their bike struck a vehicle head-on.