PHOENIX — A 16-year-old girl and her 36-year-old passenger have died after a crash in Phoenix Thursday morning.
Phoenix police say the incident happened around 10:30 a.m. near 7th Street and Bethany Home Road.
A white Mustang driven by 16-year-old Victoria Cruz left the roadway and crashed into a brick wall. Cruz was taken to the hospital and died from her injuries. Her passenger, Reyna Martinez died at the scene.
Police believe speed was a factor in the crash.
No other vehicle was believed to be involved in the crash.