Rider Fatally Struck in Motorcycle Accident on East Speedway

TUCSON, AZ (May 31, 2022) – Monday, Gage Bastian was killed in a speeding motorcycle collision on Jones Boulevard.

The incident occurred at the intersection of North Jones Boulevard and East Speedway on May 23rd.

According to reports, Bastian was speeding west on a motorcycle when a driver turned in front of him. As a result, the two vehicles collided.

Due to the impact of the collision, medical personnel pronounced 26-year-old Bastian dead at the scene. Meanwhile, the involved driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with the investigation.

Failure to yield by the car and speeding by Bastian were “major contributing factors in the collision,” according to Tucson Police.

At this time, an active investigation to determine further details is still underway.

The team at Sweet James would like to extend their sincere condolences to the family and friends of Gage Bastian. May you find comfort and strength during this time.

The sudden loss of a loved one after a motorcycle accident is an extremely difficult time for the surviving family. At Sweet James, they are here to provide you with unmatched legal representation during this trying time. Rest assured knowing you will have an enthusiastic attorney on your side. They will fight to hold the responsible party accountable and help you receive compensation to pay for the high costs of the medical, funeral, and legal expenses. Call their office today at (800) 975-3435. Need help after hours? Reach out to them by online chat, email, or text message. Moreover, if you are a family member of any of the victims involved in this accident, click here to request a police report.

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