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PHOENIX (CBS5) -

Arizona Department of Public Safety officers are investigating a two car fatal accident that happened Sunday morning in the westbound lanes of Interstate 10 near 67th Avenue.

Phoenix Fire spokesman Scott Walker said their paramedics found three injured persons on scene and began extrication them from the cars.

Walker said one patient was transported to a local trauma center and a second patient was treated on scene.  The third person died at the scene of the accident. 

DPS officials said the westbound lanes of Interstate 10 are closed at 67th Ave.  There is no indication when the freeway will reopen.

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