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Woman dead after wrong-way crash on Loop 101 in Glendale

Posted 1/18/21

One woman is dead after an early-morning car crash in Glendale where a driver was traveling on the wrong side of State Route 101.

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Woman dead after wrong-way crash on Loop 101 in Glendale

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One woman is dead after an early-morning car crash in Glendale where a driver was traveling on the wrong side of State Route 101.

Bart Graves of the Arizona Department of Public Safety reports that at 12:41 a.m. Monday a wrong-way vehicle was traveling southbound in the northbound HOV lane near Stadium Way. At milepoint seven, it struck another vehicle head on.

The wrong-way vehicle was driven by a 24-year old female. She was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The front seat passenger in the wrong-way vehicle, a 26-year-old female, sustained fatal injuries. She pronounced deceased at the hospital.

The driver of the vehicle struck by the wrong-way vehicle was not injured.

Investigators believe the wrong-way driver was impaired at the time of the collision.

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