May 2, 2017 – PHOENIX, AZ – ABC 15 has reported that two people have died in a crash on I-17 in North Phoenix. The crash shut down portions of I-17 as a result of the car accident and motorcycle accident.
The accident involved a group of Good Samaritans who stopped to help an injured motorcyclists, and an SUV who plowed into them, resulting in the deaths of one of the Good Samaritans, Beverly Click, and the motorcyclist, identified as Johnny Youngblood.
“At this time, there does not appear to be an element that would rise to the level of a criminal action on Mr. Higbee’s part,” Public Safety said in a release. “We want to convey, this was a tragic situation and many factors came into play in the crash.”
“Our hearts go out the the families of all of those involved, the two who were killed, the two who were injured, the one who witnessed it all first hand and the driver that hit the four bystanders.”
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Our team sends our deepest sympathies and condolences to the victims and their families in this tragedy.