Bicyclist dies after being hit by a truck in west Phoenix

9/21/2017 around 6:45am.  A male bicyclist killed in collision with a truck driver. The crash occurred on west Thomas Road, Phoenix; somewhere between 46th and 48th Ave.

There were no details released; the only tangential oddity was “The driver of the truck remained at the scene and cooperated with investigators but was later arrested on an unrelated outstanding warrant”

Bicyclist dies after being hit by a truck in west Phoenix

Crash Report

FileNumber: 201701651719 -> Phx number 17001651719

Victim 26 y.o. male Jacobo Vergara
Strike-from-behind in road.

No excuses; motorist FTY; Narrative:

Unit #1 was traveling eastbound on West Thomas Road in the #2 curb lane, when it failed to yield as it struck Unit #2 (a bicycle) from behind, vaulting the rider into a tree.

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