November 27, 2014
WINONA, Ariz. (AP) - Authorities are searching for people who ran from a vehicle after it rolled over in northern Arizona.
The Arizona Department of Public Safety says 15 people have been accounted for but it's unknown how many are still missing.
KTVK-TV reports that the DPS and Coconino County Sheriff's Office say several people fled the scene Friday night near Winona, which is 10 miles east of Flagstaff.
The DPS says the vehicle rolled on eastbound Interstate 40 around 7:30 p.m. Some witnesses report as many as 20 people may have been in the vehicle.
The DPS says six people were taken to area hospitals.
Authorities say it is unknown if the driver is among those located.
The Arizona Daily Sun reports that state child safety workers took custody of three children.
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