Impairment may be to blame for head-on crash in Scottsdale

Scottsdale police stated the 2-vehicle crash occurred close to Cactus and Hayden Roads.

SCOTTSDALE, Arizona — Police stated impairment would possibly be to blame for a lethal head-on collision in Scottsdale Friday night time.

Scottsdale police stated the two-car crash occurred close to Hayden and Cactus roads.

Police stated one particular person in one of many automobiles was transported to the hospital and later died from their accidents. Two different individuals in the automobile suffered severe accidents, authorities stated.

The sole occupant of the opposite automobile was transported to the hospital as a precaution, officers stated. Police stated that driver had been arrested on suspicion of DUI. It was reported they have been driving the mistaken means earlier than the collision occurred. 

Southbound Hayden Road is closed at Sweetwater, and northbound Hayden Road is closed at Cactus Road whereas police work to clear the scene.

This is a creating story. Stay with 12News for updates. 

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