Tucson teen killed in crash on I-10 - Tucson News Now

Tucson teen killed in crash on I-10

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By Sarah Sanchez- email

TUCSON, AZ (KOLD) – A 16-year-old girl killed in a crash on Interstate 10 Saturday night has been identified.

The Department of Public Safety says Monica Gutierrez was a passenger in a van that collided with a car at 6:30 p.m.

DPS says the van was traveling eastbound on I-10 when it crossed 3 lanes of traffic and clipped the car next to it.

The van then spun around and hit a chain linked fence.

Gutierrez  was not wearing a seat belt and was thrown from the vehicle, DPS said.

The 17-year-old driver of the van was taken to University Medical Center to get checked out.

No one in the car was injured.

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