Impairment suspected in crash that killed 13-year-old boy, injured 5

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(Source: Phoenix Fire Department) (Source: Phoenix Fire Department)

A 13-year-old boy died Sunday after a serious crash involving a suspected impaired driver, police said.

The crash, which happened on Saturday, left 6 people injured, including three adults and three children.

The two cars collided around 4 p.m. near 17th Avenue and Bethany Home Road in Phoenix.

The accident caused significant damage to both cars, according to the Phoenix Fire Department.

Three adults and three children were injured and taken to the hospital. The 13-year-old boy died Sunday morning, according to the Phoenix Police Department.

A 42-year-old woman suffered serious injuries and a 38-year-old woman was critically injured, police said.

A 10-year-old boy and a 4-year-old girl suffered serious injuries.

The suspected impaired driver, a 25-year-old man, suffered serious injuries, police said.

Police said the suspected driver was evaluated for impairment and further investigation is needed to determine if any charges are appropriate.

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