Kimberly Montana Injured, Matthew Teacher Killed When Car Plunges Into Canyon
Show Low, Arizona—Matthew Teacher, age 19, was killed yesterday when the vehicle he was driving went off the road and plunged into the Salt River Canyon. Kimberly Montana, age 19, a passenger in the vehicle, sustained injuries and was taken to the hospital for treatment.
According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, the two were traveling westbound on U.S. 60 near Show Low when Mr. Teacher failed to negotiate a turn and the vehicle plunged 1,000 feet below into the canyon.
We extend our condolences to the family and friends of Mr. Teacher and wish Ms. Montana a speedy and complete recovery from her injuries.
Payson AZ Car Accident and Personal Injury News
Deputy Jeff McClure of the Gila County Sheriff's Office was injured in an accident that occurred as he responded to the scene of a deadly accident.
Two pickup trucks sideswiped each other on SR-260 on Tuesday night, leaving two people injured.
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.