MESA, AZ - A motorcyclist was killed in an accident in the east Valley Friday morning.
Mesa police Officer Steven Berry said the motorcyclist was eastbound on University Drive at a high rate of speed and the car was traveling westbound when the driver made a left turn into a private drive near Ellsworth Road.
The motorcycle struck the front passenger side of the vehicle.
The motorcyclist died at the scene, Berry said.
Speed appears to be a factor in the accident, according to Berry.
There was no word on citations or charges against the vehicle driver.