BEAVER DAM/LITTLEFIELD, Ariz., March 31, 2019 (Gephardt Daily) — One of two motorcyclists involved in a collision Sunday afternoon near the Arizona-Utah border died at the scene.
The accident happened a little before 2 p.m.
The Beaver Dam/Littlefield Fire Department said in a Facebook post that emergency crews responded to a call on Interstate 15 at mile marker 13, where one of the riders sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead after life-saving measures were unsuccessful.
A second motorcyclist was transported in critical but stable condition to a local trauma center.
According to the post, an off-duty firefighter/paramedic from San Bernardino County Fire Department and an off-duty paramedic from Seattle witnessed the accident and administered initial aid to the injured motorcyclists.
The Arizona Department of Public Safety is investigating the cause of the accident, and the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office assisted with traffic control.
The names of the motorcyclists have not been released pending notification of family members.