DPS trooper injured in multi-vehicle crash on Loop 101 at 90th Street

Posted at 6:33 AM, Dec 16, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-16 14:35:12-05

The Arizona Department of Public Safety says a trooper was taken to the hospital after a crash on the Loop 101 early Friday morning.

The crash in the northbound lanes at 90th Street in the Scottsdale area involved four vehicles.

DPS says a trooper stopped to assist a motorist when the crash occurred.

Video from the scene showed several vehicles blocking multiple lanes and the trooper's car with extensive rear-end damage. Fortunately, DPS says the trooper's injuries do not appear serious.

Four left lanes were blocked for several hours, causing a traffic jam for northbound drivers.

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