According to Mesa Police, thirty-six-year-old (36) Slamomir Peter Branka died Friday evening when his motorcycle collided with a Nissan Pathfinder in Mesa. The accident occurred at approximately 6 p.m. near 80th Street and University Drive when Mr. Branka sped through a stop sign, skidded approximately 100 feet and struck the SUV as it was heading eastbound on University Drive. Mesa Police said that Mr. Branka was not wearing a helmet at the time of the accident and may have been impaired. Mr. Branka suffered severe head and bodily injury and was pronounced dead at the scene. Police said a third vehicle, a white van, was also involved in the accident. According to Police, the drivers of the SUV and the van were not injured. After the accident, a man, whose name has not been released, informed Police that Mr. Branka had been drinking at his home prior to the accident.
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