1 Dead in late-night Mesa car crash

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By Sarah Blais By Sarah Blais

MESA, Ariz. -- A car crash on Southern Avenue and Lindsay Road left one man dead late Thursday night.

According to police, at approximately 11 p.m., a car was traveling east on Southern Avenue and veered left, colliding head-on into a westbound vehicle.

Police said the driver of the eastbound car was pronounced dead on the scene. The other driver was transported to a local hospital for treatment of injuries that were not life-threatening.

Police are unsure if the eastbound driver was impaired by alcohol or drugs.