PD: Driver dies after semi crash in Glendale

Posted at 11:07 AM, Feb 18, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-18 18:23:12-05

Officials are continuing to investigate a West Valley crash that has left a semi truck driver dead.

Police said the 48-year-old El Mirage man may have had a medical emergency before the crash at 67th Avenue and Bethany Home Road. He was transported to a nearby hospital where he later died.

Glendale police said the drivers in two passenger cars also involved in the crash were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

The roadway was closed for several hours as crews cleared the scene. Police said the intersection was reopened around 2:45 p.m.