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Life-Threatening Injuries To Driver In Crash


A serious crash blocked traffic for hours at a major intersection on the east side of the Springs Saturday morning.

Police say a Toyota RAV4 turned left in front of a Chevy Monte Carlo, causing the two vehicles to collide. The driver in the Monte Carlo was partially ejected and suffered life-threatening injuries.

The driver in the RAV4 was hospitalized with moderate injuries.

Lanes were blocked at the Powers and Carefree intersection for three hours after the crash. The road reopened shortly after noon.

Police are still investigating the crash.

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