Suspected impaired teenage driver involved in pursuit, crash

The Arizona Department of Public Safety is investigating after a suspected DUI teenage girl was involved in a pursuit and crash on Sunday morning.

According to DPS, a 19-year-old woman was driving aggressively on I-17 just after midnight. Troopers followed the driver for about a mile trying to pull her over. She got off the freeway, ran a red light, and then caused a crash involved two other vehicles at 19th Avenue and Grant.

The teenage girl was taken to the hospital with serious injuries but she is expected to survive.

DPS is investigating whether she may have been impaired.

Two other people were taken to the hospital with non- life threatening injuries.