Man on dirt bike dies after accident with Phoenix police car

A Phoenix police vehicle.

A man is dead after his dirt bike collided with a Phoenix police car in the area of West Sweetwater and 39th Avenues Wednesday night.

Around 6 p.m., Brant Antwon Deshawn, 32, was traveling eastbound on Sweetwater Avenue when his dirt bike collided with a marked Chevy Tahoe that was turning left onto 39th Avenue from the westbound lane.

According to Phoenix Police Department, the dirt bike was not licensed for roadway use and was not equipped with a headlight.

Deshawn was not wearing a helmet and was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

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