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Valerie Creek Killed in Bicycle Accident on SR-69 in Prescott
Prescott, Arizona—Valerie Jean Creek, age 52 of Prescott, was killed on Monday while she was riding her bicycle on SR-69.
According to investigators with the Arizona Department of Public Safety, Mrs. Creek was riding with her son and headed northbound near Diamond Valley when a van crossed onto the shoulder and struck her bicycle. The van narrowly missed her 16-year-old son. The investigation is ongoing and no decision has been made about possible charges against the driver of the van.
Ms. Creek was well-known in Prescott for her volunteer activities, including her work with Prescott Creeks and the Coalition for Compassion and Justice.
A GoFundMe account has been setup to raise money for Mrs. Creek's son and her husband, a disabled veteran who is unable to work.
We offer our condolences to Mrs. Creek's husband and son for this tragic loss, as well as her entire family and friends.
Prescott AZ Car Accident and Personal Injury News
On Wednesday evening, the Prescott Fire Department received multiple 911 calls about a two-vehicle accident near Pioneer Parkway and Symphony Drive.
A car driven by a 76-year-old woman westbound on Whipple Street entered the intersection at Ruth Street and collided with a car driven by a 54-year-old woman who was turning left across her path.
An as-yet unidentified man and woman were seriously injured in an ATV accident on a remote forest road n Mingus Mountain on Sunday afternoon.