MESA, AZ - A Mesa intersection is closed following a serious accident.
Mesa police are warning drivers to avoid the area of Southern Avenue and Horne where two vehicles collided early Wednesday afternoon. Police say Southern is closed in both directions.
Sgt. Tony Landato said the accident happened when a red car struck a pickup truck pulling out of a driveway.
Air15 video showed extensive damage to the red car.
Landato said the driver of the white pickup truck, a woman in her 40s, was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.
Police say impairment was not a factor.
Landato said he expected the roadway to be closed until after 3 p.m.