PHOENIX - Interstate 10 in the West Valley was closed because of a deadly accident Sunday night, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.
ADOT said the eastbound lanes were closed at the Loop 101 Agua Fria Freeway for the collision that occurred near 91st Avenue.
Drivers were encouraged to exit early to avoid the backup and detoured off I-10 to Loop 101 Agua Freeway northbound.
The Arizona Department of Public Safety said one person died in the single-vehicle crash.
There was no word on the extent of other injuries or how the collision occurred.