Motorcyclist Critically Injured in Traffic Accident near Scottsdale Road

TEMPE, AZ (June 2, 2022) – Monday evening, Edward Newell sustained injuries in a hit-and-run crash on Loop 202.

Emergency crews responded to the scene near Scottsdale Road after receiving multiple dispatch calls.

Per reports, the motorcyclist, identified as Newell, was on his way to work when the crash occurred. Upon impact, the driver fled the scene without rendering aid to the victim.

Paramedics arrived and transported Newell to a nearby hospital for further treatment. Police said Newell was recovering after the surgery, and his family started GoFundMe page to help with expenses during this difficult time.

Meanwhile, the suspect vehicle has not yet been identified or described by the police. However, those with further details are asked to call local authorities.

When driving, it is important to keep an eye out for motorcyclists. Also, allow more following distance when behind a motorcycle. If you are riding a motorcycle, do not underestimate the bike’s speed. Use hand and turn signals when you change lanes or turn. To increase visibility, wear brightly colored clothes and reflective tape. Create safer roads and save lives by abiding by all traffic laws and observing safety precautions.

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