Two dead in two-vehicle collision on Highway 69

DPS reports that at approximately 11:06 a.m. Friday, two people were killed when a vehicle crossed the median from the southbound side of Highway 69 near Dewey-Humboldt and collided with a second vehicle traveling northbound. (Contributed photo/Millie Owens)

DPS reports that at approximately 11:06 a.m. Friday, two people were killed when a vehicle crossed the median from the southbound side of Highway 69 near Dewey-Humboldt and collided with a second vehicle traveling northbound. (Contributed photo/Millie Owens)

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(Photo courtesy of Millie Owens)

Two people were killed in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 69 near Dewey-Humboldt Friday morning, Aug. 4.

Arizona Department of Public Safety reports that at approximately 11:06 a.m., a vehicle crossed the median from the southbound side and collided with a second vehicle traveling northbound.

The driver and front-seat passenger from the cross-over vehicle were pronounced dead at the scene. They were identified as Harry and Abeline Traub of Prescott, DPS said.

A rear-seat passenger was flown to Phoenix after being extricated by fire personnel, DPS said.