Six Injured In Highway 87/Houston Mesa Road Accident


Six people were injured in a crash at East Houston Mesa Road and Highway 87 late Thursday afternoon.

A large, older model sedan and a sport utility vehicle collided, according to Capt. Toby Waugh of the Payson Fire Department.

Only a few details of the accident were available at press time. Two people in the sedan were taken by helicopter to Valley hospitals, Waugh said. He added that most of the injured were in the sedan.

Waugh and two paramedics were first responders.

"Everyone did a phenomenal job and everyone stayed safe," Waugh said.

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