DPS: 4 killed in crash near Munds Park

Posted at 11:52 AM, Aug 18, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-19 08:22:10-04

Officials are investigating a deadly crash near Munds Park on Friday. 

According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, the crash happened before 4:15 a.m. in the northbound lanes of Interstate 17. Two vehicles were reportedly involved in the crash. 

DPS says four people were killed in the crash and a fifth person was taken to a Flagstaff hospital. 

The Arizona Department of Transportation says northbound lanes of I-17 were shut down at milepost 320, two miles south of Munds Park. A large back-up remained as of noon Friday. 

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The cause of the crash has not yet been determined.