San Luis, Arizona
June 14, 2013
Contact: Tadeo DeLaHoya
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Office: (928) 341-2420
Fax: (928) 627-5446
This morning at about 4AM, San Luis Police Officers responded to the desert area
about a mile north of 10
th Avenue near Juan Sanchez Boulevard to a report of a vehicle
When officers arrived they found a 2001 white Chevrolet pick-up upside down and one
of the passengers trapped inside. The driver and three other occupants were outside
the truck; one was lying on the ground and unable to move.
San Luis Fire personnel used the jaws of life to remove the trapped person; all five were
transported to YRMC. Two of the occupants who are in critical condition were later
flown to hospitals in Phoenix.
The names of those involved are not being released at this time.
This case is under investigation, alcohol appears to have been a factor in this incident.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the San Luis Police Department at (928)
For more information about this topic, or to schedule a meeting with San Luis Police
Department Public Affairs Unit, please call the Communications Division at (928) 341-
2420 or email us at PDPublicAffairsUnit@cityofsanluis.org.