MSCO: One person killed after vehicle catches fire in collision

SUN CITY, AZ - Authorities said one person died Saturday morning after their car collided with another vehicle and caught fire near Sun City, Ariz.

Officer Christopher Hegstrom, spokesman for the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office, said around 7 a.m. a vehicle traveling southbound on Boswell Blvd. crashed into a vehicle traveling westbound on Bell Road.

The westbound vehicle caught fire and the driver was unable to make it out, said Hegstrom. The individual died at the scene.

The driver of the southbound vehicle refused treatment, said Hegstrom.

The name of the victim was not immediately released. Details as to why the cars crashed were not released. The crash remains under investigation.

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