The deadly crash happened just before 2:30 a.m. on June 9, 2024, near 73rd Avenue and Indian School Road.

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Two Officers Injured in DUI Crash at 73rd Avenue and Indian School Road

Phoenix, AZ – Two Phoenix police officers were injured after their patrol car was struck by another vehicle in Phoenix early Sunday morning.

The deadly crash happened just before 2:30 a.m. on June 9, 2024, near 73rd Avenue and Indian School Road.

Authorities say the officers were driving near the intersection when a driver, identified as 60-year-old Paula Carbajal, turned in front of them and stuck their patrol SUV.

Both officers were transported to the hospital as a precaution.

According to the Police, Carbajal, who is suspected of driving under the influence, was arrested but was later issued a citation and released.

No one else was injured in the crash. The incident remains under investigation.