Phoenix, AZ — A two-vehicle collision between a pickup truck and a tractor-trailer took the life of 57-year-old in Samuel Smith and left one injured in the area of Phoenix, AZ Friday, January 20, 2017.
The incident took place at 27th Avenue and Lincoln Drive.
Eyewitnesses reportedly saw the pickup truck collide with the flatbed. The details of the incident are sparse, but officials say Mr. Smith was killed at the scene of the incident. The driver of the flatbed, who was not identified, was left with minor injuries.
The exact cause of the incident has not been determined.
The official investigation is currently underway, and authorities hope to determined more as it concludes.
map of the area
Know something we don't?
Help us get the facts straight. Leave us a comment below.
*We appreciate your feedback and welcome anyone to comment on our blog entries, however all visitor blog comments must be approved by the site moderator prior to showing live on the site. By submitting a blog comment you acknowledge that your post may appear live on the site for any visitors to see, pending moderator approval. The operators of this site are not responsible for the accuracy or content of the comments made by site visitors. By submitting a comment, blog post, or email to this site you acknowledge that you may receive a response with regard to your questions or concerns. If you contact Grossman Law Offices using this online form, your message will not create an attorney-client relationship and will not necessarily be treated as privileged or confidential! You should not send sensitive or confidential information via the Internet. Since the Internet is not necessarily a secure environment, it is not possible to ensure that your message sent via the Internet might be kept secure and confidential. When you fill out a contact or comment form, send us an email directly, initiate a chat session or call us, you acknowledge we may use your contact information to communicate with you in the future for marketing purposes, but such marketing will always be done consistent with the advertising ethics rules established by the State Bar of Texas and you will have the option to opt out of future communications.