Fatal Car Accident on U.S. 60!

From an Arizona Department of Public Safety press release:

This crash happened at 430 pm at milepost 232 on US 60. There were three vehicles involved with one fatality.

A 1995 Nissan passenger car was traveling eastbound when it went off of the right side of the roadway, over corrected and crossed into oncoming traffic and was struck by a 2012 Ford truck. A third vehicle, 2011 Chev truck was behind the Ford truck and was hit by debris from the head on crash. The driver of the Nissan passenger car, 18 year old Tyler Baxley of Globe, was killed in the crash . The other drivers sustained injuries and are listed below.

Vehicle #2 occupant info
Driver of Ford truck
Timothy Pearson, 60 from Mesa
Injuries to his left ankle and chest

Front seat passenger in Ford truck
Mathew Hissa, 42 from Mesa
Injuries to right knee and chest

Rear passenger in Ford truck
Manuel Niera, 51 from Mesa
Serious internal injuries

Vehicle #3 occuapnt info
Driver of Chevy Truck
Thomas Smith, 53 from Phoenix
No injuries

Carrick R. Cook, Officer
Public Information Officer
Public Relations & Creative Services
Arizona Department of Public Safety
2102 W. Encanto Blvd | Phoenix, Arizona 85009

1 comment for “Fatal Car Accident on U.S. 60!

  1. Anette
    September 30, 2013 at 12:28 pm

    Manuel succumbed to his injuries this morning. RIP Manuel. You will be greatly missed.

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