News: Wrong-way crash kills 2, hurts 1 in San Tan Valley

SAN TAN VALLEY, AZ – Two people died, and a third person went to the hospital after two cars collided on a busy roadway in San Tan Valley on Friday, reports Arizona’s Family 3TV.

The incident happened around 1:30 p.m. on Gantzel Road near Painted Desert Drive, which is just south of Banner Ironwood Medical Center.

Police say that for unknown reasons, a southbound vehicle veered into the northbound lanes of Gantzel and crashed into a northbound vehicle.

Two people from the southbound car died from injuries sustained in the crash.

Medics transported the driver of the northbound vehicle to the hospital with non-critical injuries.

A full investigation is underway.

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