PHOENIX (AP) -- Authorities say at least one person is dead and several others are injured after a two-car accident on the Carefree Highway north of Phoenix.
Phoenix Fire Department officials said four people were hospitalized in serious condition after Friday afternoon's crash with two of them airlifted to trauma centers.
They said the other three people were taken to hospitals by ground ambulances.
The names and ages of those involved aren't immediately available.
The accident involved a pickup truck and a passenger car.
The Carefree Highway remained closed Friday night due to the crash. People traveling in the area are encouraged to take Lake Pleasant Parkway and then drop onto the Carefree Highway.