25-Year-Old Driver Dies in Multi-Vehicle Collision near Thomas Road

PHOENIX, AZ (February 8, 2023) – Friday afternoon, Miguel Ornelas Campos was killed in a red light crash on 75th Avenue.

The incident took place near the intersection of 75th Avenue and Thomas Road around 3:00 p.m., on February 3rd.

Per reports, the male driver of a speeding vehicle ran a red light while heading west on Thomas Road.

As a result, the speeding vehicle struck another car that was attempting to make a left turn onto 75th Avenue. The driver of the vehicle that was hit, 25-year-old Campos, suffered fatal injuries and died at the scene.

Meanwhile, medics transported the occupants inside the speeding car to a nearby hospital for further treatment. Although, authorities have not yet released their identities.

Investigators also say the engine inside Campos’ vehicle flew out and hit a third car that was heading west on Thomas Road. A nearby male pedestrian was then struck by the debris and taken to a local hospital.

At this time, an active investigation to determine further information is still currently underway. Once available, more details will be provided.

No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. Deepest condolences and sympathies are with the family and friends of Miguel Ornelas Campos.

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