68-Year-Old Woman Killed in Two-Vehicle Collision on Baseline Road

PHOENIX, AZ (July 7, 2022) – Police received a report about a two-vehicle crash on Baseline Road that killed Phyllis Kimmel.

The crash happened around 1:00 p.m., on July 1st, per Phoenix officials. Emergency crews responded to the scene shortly after.

Kimmel was traveling westbound on Baseline Road, when she was struck by a car traveling eastbound. However, the events leading up to the collision remain unknown.

Due to the extent of injuries sustained, medical personnel pronounced Kimmel dead at the scene. Additionally, both teen passengers traveling with Kimmel, and the driver of the other car, were hospitalized.

At this time, authorities have not released any further information.


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