Head-On Crash on State Route 89 Involving Trucks Kills 2 Drivers, Injures 2 Children
Prescott, AZ (July 10, 2021) – A fatal crash occurred on State Route 89 and Granite Dells Parkway on Friday morning.
According to Prescott Police Department Lt. Jon Brambila, the tragic incident happened on July 9 at about 7:30 a.m.
Officers responded to the scene after receiving reports of a collision. Shortly after arriving, they found two drivers dead on the scene near the wreck.
Based on the report, the collision involved a Toyota truck and a Dodge truck that was towing a trailer with masonry blocks.
The collision also left two children ages two and four with life-threatening injuries. Brambila said emergency personnel airlifted both children to a hospital. Furthermore, both of them are in stable condition.
Fatal Crash in Prescott
In an initial investigation, authorities found out that the 33-year-old driver of the Toyota truck heading west crossed the highway. As a result, the 44-year-old driver of the Dodge truck collided head-on into the Toyota truck.
Further details were not immediately available. Once available, it will be released to the public.
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