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
James Duncan has been arrested in connection with the deadly crash outside Payson last week that killed Latissia Morris, Aden Morris and Georgia Burnside.
Jayson Murset died of injuries he received when the car in whcih he was a passenger hit a patch of ice, causing the driver to lose control.
One person died in a rollover accident on SR-377 between Heber-Overgaard and Holbrook on Monday moring.