PD: Man dead following motorcycle crash near 35th Ave. and Union Hills

Phoenix Police are investigating a deadly crash involving a motorcycle. 

The crash happened Friday night near the intersection of 35th Avenue and Union Hills Drive. 

Police say 23-year-old Timothy Romanoski was driving a motorcycle eastbound on Union Hills at a high rate of speed when a Honda Civic turned in front of the motorcycle and the two collided. Romanoski was thrown from his bike. 

Police say Romanoski was taken to a hospital where he later died. He was wearing a helmet. 

Officers evaluated the 55-year-old man driving the Civic and determined he was not impaired. He was also not injured. 

Investigators believe speed appears to be a factor for the motorcyclist. 

The investigation is ongoing.