Man dead, two others hurt in crash involving semi-truck in Phoenix

January 13, 2022

PHOENIX, AZ –  (3TV/CBS 5) — Police say a man has died and two others were injured after a crash involving a semi-truck in Phoenix on Wednesday, January 12, 2022.

The crash happened in the area of the northbound Interstate 17 frontage road and Grant Street at about 6:30 p.m. Police say early information suggests a Chevy SUV driver was heading east on Grant Street when she ran a red light and crashed into a tractor-trailer going north.

The passenger of the SUV died at the scene. The SUV driver had injuries that weren’t considered life-threatening. The semi-truck driver had minor injuries, and the passenger in the semi wasn’t hurt. The investigation is ongoing.

We extend our condolences to the family and friends of the victims of this crash.

Source: 3TV/CBS 5