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Teen driver injured in traffic crash

Courtesy photo<br>A teen in an SUV hit a truck while making a left turn Tuesday morning at the intersection of Glassford Hill Road and Panther Path.

Courtesy photo<br>A teen in an SUV hit a truck while making a left turn Tuesday morning at the intersection of Glassford Hill Road and Panther Path.

PRESCOTT VALLEY - A 17-year-old driver was involved in a traffic crash Wednesday, Aug. 19 at the intersection of Glassford Hill Road and Panther Path, PVPD Sgt. Jake Jackson said.

About 7 a.m., the teen was turning from Panther Path onto northbound Glassford Hill when his SUV struck a pickup truck in the southbound lanes of travel, Jackson said.

The boy told police that a school bus blocked his view while he was turning, Jackson added.

He was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

Traffic was backed up for about an hour while the vehicles were removed.