Police investigating multi-vehicle, wrong-way crash in Glendale

Jul 1, 2023, 9:45 AM | Updated: Jul 2, 2023, 12:38 pm

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PHOENIX — Police are investigating a multiple-vehicle collision near 75th Avenue and Camelback Road, which occurred around 7:30 a.m. on Saturday.

Camelback Road is closed from 75th to 79th avenues while police investigate.

According to Glendale police, a 28-year-old male was driving eastbound on Camelback Road in the westbound lanes of traffic when he collided with two other vehicles.

The unidentified male was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Police said impairment is being investigated as a factor in this collision.

The driver of the second vehicle, a 24-year-old male who was traveling westbound, was transported to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The driver of the third vehicle, a 38-year-old male who also was traveling westbound, was transported to a hospital for precautionary measures.

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Police investigating multi-vehicle, wrong-way crash in Glendale