19-Year-Old Motorcyclist Killed in DUI Collision near Pebble Creek Parkway

GOODYEAR, AZ (September 14, 2022) – Early Tuesday morning, Carson Smith was fatally struck by Christopher Clark in a crash on Interstate 10.

Police responded to the scene on September 13th, at around 1:50 a.m., near Pebble Creek Parkway.

According to reports, Clark drove through a red light and struck a motorcyclist as well as another vehicle.

First responders arrived at the scene and found 19-year-old Smith unconscious on the highway. Paramedics transported the severely injured victim to a nearby hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries.

Meanwhile, 40-year-old Clark was taken into custody with DUI charges, vehicular manslaughter, aggravated assault, and reckless driving.

At this time, an active investigation to determine further information is still currently underway. Once available, more details will be provided.

No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. The Sweet James law firm send their deepest condolences and sympathies to the family and friends of Carson Smith. May you find strength and comfort in the difficult days ahead.

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