26-Year-Old Motorcyclist Fatally Struck in Deadly Collision near West Olive Avenue

PHOENIX, AZ (August 12, 2022) – Tuesday morning, 26-year-old David Hand was killed in a motorcycle accident on North 43rd Avenue.

The incident happened around 10:00 a.m., near West Olive Avenue on August 9th. Emergency crews responded to the scene shortly after.

At this time, the events leading up to the crash remain unclear. However, reports indicate that a pickup-truck and a motorcyclist collided. Police responded to the scene and found the motorcyclist unresponsive in the roadway.

Medical personnel later pronounced Hand dead at the scene. Meanwhile, the pickup-truck driver sustained minor injuries.

In addition, authorities did not release the identity of the truck driver. An active investigation to determine further details is still currently underway.


No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. Deepest condolences and sympathies are with the family and friends of David Hand.


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