One dead after crash in El Mirage; police say one vehicle ran a red light

Posted at 4:33 AM, Sep 29, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-29 13:45:34-04

One person is dead after a two-car crash at an intersection in El Mirage overnight. 

According to El Mirage Police Sgt Chris Culp at the scene near Dysart and Cactus, one vehicle heading westbound ran a red light, hitting a second car that was traveling northbound.  

Three people were in one car, including a man who was pronounced dead at the scene. The other two occupants, another man and a young girl, were taken to the hospital in serious condition.  

One person was in the second vehicle and was also taken to the hospital with injuries.  

The Arizona Department of Public Safety is helping El Mirage Police with the investigation into the crash.