Bystanders struck by debris after 2 trucks collide

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Two people hospitalized
azfamily.com

SURPRISE -- A collision in Surprise resulted in debris from a landscaping vehicle striking grounds crew members on the side of the road.

Reports from the scene are that a grounds-keeping crew had set up cones around their vehicle and the trailer that had debris in it that was stopped in the roadway.

A truck driving down the road did not see the cones or the vehicle and struck the trailer.

Debris from the trailer was thrown onto the side of the road where it struck two members of the grounds crew. Both victims are hospitalized. One of the victims was airlifted to a hospital with serious injuries.

The pickup truck that hit the trailer wound up on the side of the road against a tree.

No word on who was at fault in the collision yet.