SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Authorities say three people are dead and one is
injured following a single-vehicle crash in east Scottsdale.
Scottsdale police officer David Pubins said a pickup truck carrying two men and
two children went out of control and rolled about 4 p.m. Saturday.
Pubins said in a news release that the adult male driver, 36-year-old Gregg Casillas, and two girls — Leonor and Alyssa Bravo, ages 12 and
11, respectively — were killed in the crash at 141st St. and Rio Verde. The man and one of the
girls were ejected from the truck.
The children’s father, 39-year-old Manuel Bravo, who was a passenger, was injured but able to extricate
himself after the collision. He is expected to survive.
Casillas, of Wadell, was Manuel Bravo’s brother-in-law.
There was no word on the cause of the crash, but Pubins said alcohol and bad
weather are believed to have been factors.