Motorcyclist Killed in Crash By Driver Suspected of DUI

PHOENIX, AZ – A Phoenix woman could be facing charges following a Wednesday morning crash that killed a motorcyclist. According to CBS 5, the incident occurred at about 6 a.m. near the intersection of McDowell Road and 19th Avenue.

Police say 58-year-old Timothy Jensen was turning left onto McDowell Rd. from 19th Ave. when he was struck by a Toyota Prius that had run the red light.

Jensen was pronounced deceased at the scene of the crash. The driver of the Toyota, 38-year-old Erin L. Jaco, was taken into custody for suspicion of manslaughter after showing signs of impairment. No further information has been made available at this time.

map at intersection of McDowell Rd and 19th Ave

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