Several Hospitalized in Vehicle Accident on Interstate 17
PHOENIX, AZ (September 14, 2022) – Early Saturday morning, five people sustained injuries in a car crash on Carefree Highway.
The incident happened on September 3rd just after 3:00 a.m., per initial reports.
Furthermore, officers responded to the area of Carefree Highway just east of Interstate 17.
According to Phoenix police, a driver traveling west on the highway near 23rd Lane lost control of the vehicle.
Consequently, it crossed the median and crashed into the side of the eastbound lanes.
The crash resulted in two kids suffering injuries and being taken to a hospital. Also, paramedics transported the driver to the hospital together with a woman and an infant.
Meanwhile, Carefree Highway was shut down to allow officers to investigate. The cause of the crash was not yet determined, an active investigation is ongoing.
It is the driver’s responsibility to ensure the safety of their passengers and everyone around them. When behind the wheel, always abide by all traffic laws and follow the conditions of the road. Drive defensively and always be aware of the unique risks of operating a vehicle. Do not resort to speeding and taking shortcuts as these frequently lead to an accident that can completely change a person’s life.
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