Loop 101 wrong-way driver taken into custody

Posted at 9:36 AM, Jan 14, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-14 12:36:11-05

Officials are investigating after a wrong-way driver was seen on the Loop 101 in the West Valley on Thursday morning.

The Department of Public Safety said the vehicle was facing the wrong way at the Loop 101 and 51st Avenue off ramp.

When troopers arrived on the scene they removed the vehicle from the ramp and placed the driver into custody.

Troopers are investigating impairment as a possible factor in this incident.

No injuries were reported.