Woman killed, 5 children injured in crash on I-17 at Glendale Ave

One woman dead, one adult and five children were transported to area an hospital after an SUV crash on I-17 southbound near Glendale Avenue Friday night in Phoenix.

PHOENIX - The Phoenix Fire Department said a woman has died, five children are being treated for injuries and another woman is in critical condition after a crash on southbound Interstate 17 at Glendale Avenue Friday.

The Arizona Department of Public Safety said the woman who died was ejected during the single-vehicle rollover, which happened at 3:51 p.m.

The children's injuries do not appear to be life-threatening, according to firefighters. DPS said none of the children were properly restrained and that at least one of the children sustained a serious injury. 

The Arizona Department of Transportation said the HOV and two left lanes are blocked at Bethany Home Road.


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