Motorcyclist killed after crashing into wall in El Mirage

Posted at 10:43 AM, May 30, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-30 13:49:32-04

A motorcyclist has died after crashing into a concrete wall in El Mirage, according to the El Mirage Police Department. 

Police say just after 8 a.m. on Tuesday, they responded to a single motorcycle accident near Dysart Road and Peoria Avenue. 

As officers arrived, they learned the rider was traveling northbound on Dysart Road, lost control and struck a concrete wall. 

The rider was taken to the hospital where he was later pronounced dead. 

Police say the rider was wearing a helmet, but speed appears to be a factor. It's unknown whether the rider was impaired at the time of the collision. 

No further information was immediately available. 

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