Car plunges into Sun City canal killing 1

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SUN CITY, Ariz. – One person is dead and another is in the hospital after a three-vehicle wreck that sent one car plunging into an empty canal.

It happened Sunday morning in the area of 99th and Lindgren avenues in Sun City.

A 75-year-old man who was in the car that went into the canal was pronounced dead at the scene.

One other person was air-lifted to a local hospital.

It’s not yet known what caused the crash. The Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office is investigating.