PHOENIX — A motorcyclist died early Friday morning after he was struck by an SUV in Phoenix.
Charles Hansen, 38, was pronounced deceased at the scene of a crash near 28th and Northern avenues.
Phoenix police said early information suggests Hansen was traveling east on Northern Avenue before an SUV turned in front of him at about 1:20 a.m.
The SUV's driver remained at the scene and showed no signs of impairment.
Investigation into the crash remains ongoing.
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ADOT offers driving tips on its website to help keep people safe on the road.
"There’s always room for improvement when it comes to road safety," the department said on its website.
ADOT's suggestions include:
- Don’t speed or drive aggressively
- Never drive while under the influence of substances
- Avoid distractions while driving
- Wear your seatbelt and make sure all passengers are doing the same
- When an emergency vehicle is on the side of the road, move over
- Stay extra aware in work zones
- Be prepared for weather conditions that make driving dangerous
"Real-time highway conditions are available on ADOT’s Arizona Traveler Information site at az511.gov, by calling 511, downloading the AZ 511 app and through ADOT’s Twitter feed, @ArizonaDOT," the department said.