Phoenix police: 6-year-old girl dies in car crash

PHOENIX - Authorities say a 6-year-old girl is dead and her father seriously injured after a car accident in west Phoenix.

Phoenix police say the accident occurred Friday evening at 75th Avenue and Osborn Road.

They say the man driving may have lost control and collided with another vehicle.

His young daughter who was pronounced dead at a Phoenix-area hospital.

Her father and the driver of the other car involved also were transported with injuries that don't appear to be life threatening.

Police haven't released the names and hometowns of the dead and injured yet.

75th Avenue and Osborn Road was closed for hours while crews worked to clear the scene.

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