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Authorities seeking driver in crash on I-17 that killed 19-year-old Mesa man

Jun 2, 2022, 5:00 PM

(Facebook Photo/Arizona Department of Public Safety)...

(Facebook Photo/Arizona Department of Public Safety)

(Facebook Photo/Arizona Department of Public Safety)

PHOENIX — Authorities are seeking the driver and vehicle involved in a collision on Interstate 17 near Camp Verde that left a 19-year-old Mesa man dead.

Charles Mann died as a result of the crash, which happened on the southbound lanes at about 1:10 a.m. on Saturday, according to the Arizona Department of Public Safety.

The passenger in Mann’s gold Saturn Vue, 19-year-old Taylor Ross of Chandler, was taken to a hospital with injuries that weren’t life-threatening.

Anyone who may have witnessed the collision or saw other vehicles involved with the Saturn before or after the collision occurred is asked to call the DPS tip line at 602-644-5805.

Those who want to remain anonymous can submit tips online.

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Authorities seeking driver in crash on I-17 that killed 19-year-old Mesa man