Bicycle Crash on 40th Street Left One Fatality

PHOENIX, AZ (April 11, 2022) – Early Wednesday morning, a female bicyclist died in a vehicle collision on Loop 202, police said.

Around 1:30 a.m., the driver of a vehicle struck a woman on a bicycle on the freeway between 40th and 32nd Street.

Eventually, the bicyclist succumbed to her injuries at the scene, but officers did not disclose her identity at this time.

Meanwhile, crews shut down the freeway for several hours to allow for cleanup and preliminary investigations, but has since reopened.

The factors surrounding and leading up to the crash are still under active investigation.

Anyone with information regarding the fatal collision is urged to reach out to Phoenix PD.


The entire team at Sweet James sends out their warm and sincerest sympathies to the friends and family of the victim. May the memories of your loved one give you strength in the days ahead.


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