Devante B. Holmes, 23, drove his motorcycle at around 5:30 p.m. near the intersection of 29th Avenue and Greenway Road. The accident occurred at the intersection when Holmes failed to stop at the light and rear-ended the truck, which ejected Holmes from his motorcycle.
The Arizona Republic reports that Holmes crashed through the truck’s window and sustained massive trauma. Holmes received treatment at a local hospital but died from his injuries.
Holmes wore a helmet at the time of the crash, according to the Arizona republic. Police do not believe impairment to be a factor in the fatal crash. The investigation is ongoing.
The following information is provided by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS):