- Associated Press - Friday, August 21, 2015

MARICOPA, Ariz. (AP) - Authorities say a teenage boy is dead after a crash involving a semi-truck hauling cattle on State Route 347 in Maricopa.

The crash occurred about 7:30 a.m. Friday.

Maricopa police say the 17-year-old driving the pickup truck was killed. His name hasn’t been released.

They say the driver of the semi was transported to a local hospital with injuries that were not life-threatening.

Police say some of the cattle were killed, some were injured and some will have to be put down.

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