PD: Suspect crashes into semi in Phoenix, suffers broken leg

PHOENIX - A suspect suffered a broken leg after allegedly fleeing from police early Tuesday morning.

According to authorities, the suspect didn't cooperate during a traffic stop near 19th Avenue and Roeser Road and sped off.

The suspect ended up crashing into a semi-truck carrying gravel near 19th Avenue and the Interstate 17 underpass.

Officials said the suspect showed signs of impairment.

19th Avenue was closed in both directions while officials cleaned up the gravel.

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