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5 illegals killed in crash, not 6 as initially reported

PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities on Monday lowered to five the death toll from a weekend crash of a stolen pickup truck crammed with undocumented immigrants.

Authorities initially reported six deaths in the crash Saturday that caused an 11-car pileup, but one victim who apparently went into cardiac arrest while being transported to a hospital was resuscitated, said Sgt. Brian Preston of the state public safety department.

Investigators haven't identified the driver of the stolen pickup, Preston said.