BLACK CANYON CITY, Ariz. (FOX 10) - Authorities say one person is dead and several others are injured following a multi-vehicle crash involving a wrong-way driver along Interstate 17 north of Phoenix.
According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, the crash happened when a black Ford Mustang was driving southbound in the northbound lanes of I-17 near Sunset Point early Monday morning.
A vehicle driving northbound struck an embankment in the median while trying to avoid the wrong-way driver. The driver of this vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene and two passengers were taken to a hospital for non-life threatening injuries.
DPS says the black Ford Mustang left the scene.