News: Police investigate fatal 3-vehicle crash near Reed Park

MESA, AZ – According to 12 News, the Mesa Police Department is investigating a deadly three-vehicle collision that happened at E Southern Ave and S Gilbert Rd on Saturday.

Joseph Christenson, 45, was driving a car east on E Southern Ave when he strayed into oncoming traffic and collided with a bus before hitting a truck around 5:30 a.m.

Emergency crews extricated Christenson from the car and pronounced him dead at the scene.

Nobody else was hurt in the incident.

It is unclear if impairment or a medical issue caused the wreck.

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