Motorcyclist dead after being struck by vehicle in Scottsdale

Posted at 8:02 AM, Jan 12, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-12 13:56:01-05

A motorcyclist has died after being struck by a vehicle in Scottsdale. 

Scottsdale fire medics responded to the scene near Hayden and Camelback roads on Thursday morning.

Crews say upon arrival they discovered a 55-year-old male who was struck by a Volkswagen Beetle while riding his motorcycle.

Scottsdale police later confirmed the motorcyclist had died at the hospital shortly after being transported.

The driver of the vehicle was taken to the hospital as a precaution and is expected to be fine.