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PD: 1 dead after crossing into oncoming traffic near 59th Avenue and Peoria in Glendale

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Posted at 8:15 PM, Feb 23, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-24 07:30:54-05

GLENDALE, AZ — One person is dead after a multi-vehicle collision in Glendale Saturday night.

According to police, the crash happened around 7:30 p.m. near 59th and Peoria avenues.

Police say one vehicle was witnessed crossing into oncoming traffic on 59th Avenue, hitting two vehicles traveling in the opposite direction. The driver who crossed over into oncoming traffic was pronounced dead.

Two others that were within the vehicles that were struck were taken to an area hospital with minor injuries.

The victim is not being identified at this time.

Police have yet to determine what caused the vehicle to cross into oncoming traffic.

Stay with ABC15 News for updates on this developing story.