One person dead in Apache Junction collision

Posted at 6:50 PM, Mar 27, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-28 01:32:02-04

One person has died after a two vehicle collision on Southern Avenue and Idaho Road in Apache Junction.

The Apache Junction Police Department said a small passenger vehicle and a pick-up truck crashed and then two other vehicles were damaged in a secondary collision at the intersection.

One person died from their injuries; two others were injured and taken to hospitals in stable condition.

The intersection was shut down around 4:30 p.m. but reopened around 9:30 p.m. 

Police crews are investigating the incident.