Gusty winds, hail and rain are to blame for a five-car pile-up near Ash Fork off Interstate-40 that killed two people. Spokesman Raul Garcia with the Department of Public Safety says two good Samaritans rushed to the aid of the driver of a rollover accident when they were struck and killed by a passing truck. That deadly
crash caused a series of crashes that injured a six people. The victims were transported to a nearby hospital with non life-threatening injuries. Garcia says this accident is a reminder to all motorists to remain alert at all times, and slow down when the roads are wet due to rain or hail.