1 dead, 1 injured after truck hits joggers in Gilbert

A deadly morning accident closes Gilbert intersection at Val Vista and Elliot Road.

GILBERT, Ariz. - The Gilbert Police Department says one woman was killed and another injured after they were hit by a truck while jogging Thursday morning near Val Vista and Elliot Road.

Police say 49-year-old Carrie Brown was killed in the collision. Shari Irion, 53, was taken by helicopter to a hospital, and police do not know her condition. 

Police say the driver stayed at the scene and there are no signs of impairment.

The joggers were headed eastbound in a crosswalk when they were hit by a pickup truck going south.

The intersection was closed for several hours.

Police are still investigating the crash.

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