Authorities say two people died and several children were injured in a head-on crash in the Buckeye Valley.
According to the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office, the accident occurred at 4:41 AM 23 near Baseline Road and Turner Roads when two cars crashed head-on.
Both drivers were killed in the accident. There were three children in one of the cars, including a baby. The three children were taken to hospital with non-life-threatening wounds.
It is not known at this time whether speed or weakness was a factor that led to the accident.
Baseline Road reopened in both directions between Turner and Wilson Roads following the accident.