One killed, two injured in early morning rollover
Web Producer: Ina Ronquillo
FLORENCE, Ariz. (KGUN9-TV) - One person is dead and two others are injured after a rollover collision in Florence on Saturday.
Public Information Office Elias Johnson tells KGUN9 that on September 2, deputies responded to the area of Cactus Forest Road, near the intersection of Custer Road, Florence, for a single vehicle roll‐over collision.
The driver of the vehicle, 18-year-old Damien Gurulee, lost control of the sedan he was driving Westbound along Cactus Rd, and rolled through several trees.
An 18‐year‐old passenger was injured during the roll‐over, while a third passenger, identified as 22-year-old Albert Lopez, was fatally injured and pronounced deceased on scene.
Gurulee and the other 18‐year‐old passenger were both flown by air to Maricopa Medical Center for treatment.
Both speed and alcohol are being investigated as possible contributing factors in the rollover.