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Tempe Personal Injury and Car Accident News

Tempe Arizona Car Accident

Three Hospitalized Following Two-Car Accident in Tempe

Jonathan V. O'Steen
September 5, 2019

One car rear-ended another that was stopped at a traffic light, sending the first into a crosswalk, where it struck two young children.  The accident happened at the intersection of 48th Street and Southern Avenue.  Tempe Police and Tempe Fire responded to the scene.

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Two Adolescents Injured in Car-Skateboarding Accident

Van O'Steen
June 4, 2019

A 13-year-old boy and a 12-year-old girl suffered injuries after they were struck by a vehicle while skateboarding in Tempe early Monday evening.  The accident occurred at College Avenue and Southern Avenue.

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Kayla Gonzalez Endures Multiple Surgeries Following Accident

James R. Harrison
August 27, 2018

Kayla Gonzalez may have to postpone her first day at Arizona State University for a year while she recovers from an accident that left her severely injured.

Toddler Hit by Golf Car Parts Co Truck in Tempe AZ

Toddler Clings to Life After Being Hit by Truck in Tempe

Jonathan V. O'Steen
June 28, 2018

A toddler is clinging to life after being hit by a truck in the parking lot of an apartment complex.  The accident occurred around 2:00 p.m. on Monday afternoon outside an apartment complex at 950 S. Terrace Road in Tempe as a father was unloading his children from his car. 

Elaine Herzberg Accident Uber Self-Driving Vehicle

Elaine Herzberg Identified as Victim in Crash Involving Uber Self-Driving Car

Jonathan V. O'Steen
March 19, 2018

Elaine Herzberg has been identified by the Tempe Police Department as the victim in the crash that occurred last night involving an Uber self-driving vehicle. According to the Tempe Police Department, the Uber vehicle was headed northbound on Mill Avenue near Curry Road when it struck Ms. Herzberg. Although initial reports describe Ms. Herzberg as a pedestrian walking across the street, photographs from the scene include a damaged bicycle laying near the point of impact.

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Uber Self-Driving Vehicle Hits and Kills Pedestrian in Tempe

Jonathan V. O'Steen
March 19, 2018

An unidentified woman died overnight after she was struck by a self-driving vehicle. According to the Tempe Police Department, the Uber was in autonomous mode when it hit the woman who was crossing Mill Avenue near Curry Road.

Penny Brown Accident Tempe AZ

Pedestrian Accident in Tempe Claims Life of Penny Brown

Van O'Steen
March 12, 2018

Penny Brown was struck by a car while crossing a street in Tempe near Baseline Road and Priest Drive.  Tempe Police Department accident investigators report that the vehicle continued a short distance before striking a Circle K sign.

Xiaoying Wen Accident Tempe AZ

Xiaoying Wen, Renowned Pianist, Killed in Tempe Bicycle Accident

Van O'Steen
November 22, 2017

Xiaoying Wen, a doctoral student in music at Arizona State University, was killed while riding his bicycle near campus last Thursday.  Tempe Police accident investigators report that Mr. Wen was in the crosswalk at Rural Road and Vista Del Cerro Drive when he was struck by a pickup truck. 

Sabrina Gillis Motorcycle Accident Phoenix AZ

Katie Zeitino, Miguel Zeitino and Magdalena Zeitino Killed in Head-On Accident

Van O'Steen
October 3, 2017

A head-on collision claimed the lives of three people on Monday evening. Katie Marie Zeitino, her husband, Miguel Zeitino, and mother-in-law, Magdalena Zeitino, were near Southern Avenue and Hardy Drive in Tempe on Monday night when their vehicle was struck head-on.  

Tempe Pedestrian Struck and Killed

Tempe Pedestrian Struck and Killed While Walking on Sidewalk

Steven L. Reed
June 16, 2017

An unidentified pedestrian in Tempe was struck and killed by a car that swerved onto the sidewalk on Thursday night.

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Woman Killed in Car Accident on U.S. 60 in Tempe

Van O'Steen
February 13, 2017

A rollover accident in Tempe has claimed the life of an as-yet-unidentified woman early Monday morning. Accident investigators with the Arizona Department of Public Safety report that an SUV struck a pickup truck in the eastbound lanes of U.S. 60 near McClintock Drive. The SUV hit a concrete wall before rolling into two lanes of traffic.

Jessie Bennett Chandler Arizona

Ten People Injured in Tempe Crash Involving Seven Vehicles

Steven L. Reed
November 22, 2016

Seven vehicles were involved in an accident which sent two people to a trauma center and injured eight others on Tuesday evening. DPS investigators believe that a pickup truck drove on the left shoulder of the freeway at a high rate of speed to pass other vehicles before striking a barrier wall, triggering the crash.