Motorcyclist killed in fiery crash along Loop 101 in Scottsdale

Officials say a motorcyclist is dead after multiple crashes closed Loop 101 in both directions in Scottsdale.

The Arizona Department of Transportation says the northbound Loop 101 is closed at 90th Street and the southbound lanes have reopened at Shea Blvd.

The Arizona Department of Public Safety says a motorcyclist was struck by a pickup truck on the left shoulder of the road along northbound Loop 101 near 90th Street.

The collision caused the pickup truck to catch fire and the motorcyclist's body was found by first responders on the southbound side of the median wall.

Debris from the crash also flew over the median and struck at least one vehicle on the southbound lanes.

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