Three-Vehicle Accident in Phoenix Claims Life of Scott Voelkel
Phoenix, Arizona—A three-vehicle accident claimed the life of Scott Voelkel, age 41, and sent five others to hospitals on Thursday evening.
According to witness accounts described by accident investigators with the Phoenix Police Department, a Honda Pilot turned left from a business parking lot near Olive Avenue onto southbound 43rd Avenue. The Honda collided with a sedan southbound on 43rd Avenue driven by Mr. Voelkel.
The impact pushed Mr. Voelkel’s sedan head-on into a Chevy Tahoe northbound on 43rd Avenue. The drivers of the Honda and Tahoe were hospitalized, as were three passengers in the Tahoe.
Our sympathies are with Mr. Voelkel’s family and friends over this tragic loss. We wish speedy and full recoveries for those who were injured.