An 8-year-old child was seriously injured in a head-on collision at 31st Ave and Southern Friday night.
Phoenix Police say an SUV and a passenger car collided head-on and several people were hurt -- and the most serious injury is to an 8-year-old child.
One or both of the vehicles also started on fire.
Ambulances have transported multiple victims to area hospitals.
The intersection will be closed through the night while police piece together what happened.
Also Friday, one person was killed after being hit by a car in Chandler. The victim, a male in his 30s or 40s, was walking across the road in the middle of the block when he was hit.
It happened about 7:30 p.m. in Chandler on Pecos Road, between Arizona Ave and Hamilton.
As of Friday night, roads were also closed in that area.