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Motorcyclist killed in multi-vehicle crash in west Phoenix

Posted at 7:36 PM, Jun 11, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-12 15:14:58-04

Police say a motorcycle rider was killed in a crash involving multiple vehicles in Phoenix on Monday evening. 

According to Phoenix police, around 6:30 p.m. officers responded to 43rd and Orangewood avenues for a report of a collision involving two vehicles and a motorcycle. 

During the investigation, it was learned that two of the drivers showed signs of impairment.

Witnesses told officers that a vehicle traveling northbound on 43rd Avenue made a left turn when it collided with the motorcyclist, an adult man, who was traveling southbound. 

Police say the vehicle then collided into a second car. 

The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. He has been identified as 29-year-old Noah Bailey.

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According to police, at least four occupants in both of the cars involved in the crash are being taken to the hospital for treatment. Their conditions are unknown at this time.