News: Motorcyclist fatally collides with SUV near Fiesta Park Village

MESA, AZ – A motorcyclist died after colliding with an SUV near S Sycamore & W Southern Ave on Friday, according to AZFamily.

Alex Calderon, 23, was riding a motorcycle at high speeds while weaving between vehicles when he slammed into a Mazda SUV that turned left at the light around 9:50 p.m.

First responders found Calderon pinned under the SUV. They transported Calderon to an area hospital, where he died. Crews also transported the driver and passenger from the Mazda to the hospital. They were treated and released.

Officers tested the Mazda driver for impairment. It is unclear what the results of the test were.

The Mesa Police Department is investigating the incident.

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