PD: Pregnant woman killed after car hits light pole in Phoenix

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Police identified the pregnant woman on Sunday evening. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Police identified the pregnant woman on Sunday evening. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -

A pregnant woman was killed in a single-vehicle crash that occurred Sunday morning in Phoenix, according to the Phoenix Police Department.

The crash happened just before 5:30 a.m. near 20th Drive and Thomas Road

Police said 39-year-old Anna Ruth Garcia Flores was going east on Thomas Road when she tried to pass another car. She then hit a crosswalk light pole in the center median.

Police said she was seven months pregnant and the baby did not survive.

According to police, a 23-year-old man was also in the car but his injuries aren't considered life-threatening. 

Investigators said they believe speed was a factor in the crash. They are also looking into if Flores was impaired.

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