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PHOENIX -- An overnight car accident has killed one and injured another at 35th Avenue and McDowell Road.

The intersection remains closed Tuesday morning. The accident occurred around 12:30 a.m.

Police said a car traveling west on McDowell ran a red light and hit a truck southbound on 35th Avenue, causing the truck to spin, then hit a third car. The driver of the truck, who wasn't wearing a seat belt, was ejected and killed. The driver of the third car, a pregnant woman, was strapped in but taken to a local hospital. She and the baby are in good condition.

The driver of the westbound car was not wearing a seat belt and also was taken to a local hospital, suffering from serious injuries.

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