1 dead, 2 injured after armored truck crashes in Phoenix

Posted at 10:41 PM, May 04, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-05 01:41:31-04

PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities are investigating the fiery crash of an armored truck on a Phoenix freeway that left one person dead and two others injured.

Arizona Department of Public Safety officials say the truck rolled over and caught fire Monday afternoon on State Route 143 near the Loop 202 freeway.

Phoenix firefighters responded to the crash and say one person was pronounced dead at the scene and two other people were transported to a hospital in critical condition.

The names of the dead and injured persons haven't been released yet.

DPS officials say the cause of the crash is under investigation.