24-Year-Old Luis Vitales Killed In Motor Vehicle Accident in Phoenix (Phoenix, AZ)

October 09, 2023 – Nationwide Report®

A fatal accident occurred at approximately 2 a.m. near 35th Avenue and Roosevelt Street on Sunday. Authorities responded to a collision involving a small white SUV and a red two-door car.

The victim, identified as 24-year-old Luis Vitales was discovered on the ground, fatally injured, and was pronounced dead at the scene. Inside the red two-door car, two women sustained injuries but are expected to recover with hospital treatment. 

Preliminary investigations carried out by the authorities reveal that Vitales was driving the white SUV and ran a red light at the intersection of 35th Avenue while traveling east on Roosevelt Street. This maneuver resulted in a collision with the red car, which was traveling north on 35th Avenue. 

Vitales was ejected from the vehicle upon impact. 

Authorities have yet to determine whether impairment played a role in either of the accidents.

Source: AZ Family

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