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Ride-share driver killed in Scottsdale crash by suspected impaired driver

Two passengers in the ride-share vehicle did not suffer injuries.
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SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - A ride-share driver was killed after a suspect impaired driver left the roadway and then struck multiple vehicles, Scottsdale police say.

A vehicle was going north on Hayden Road Sunday afternoon when it left the road, drove up onto the sidewalk, over landscaping and then crashed into a ride-share vehicle on the Loop 101 off-ramp, according to police.

The crash caused the ride-share vehicle to run into a third vehicle, also stopped on the off-ramp. 

The driver of the ride-share car was pronounced dead at the scene. Two passengers in the ride-share car did not suffer injuries, police said.

Passengers in the third vehicle were taken to the hospital with minor injuries. 

Police said impairment is suspected in the crash.