DPS stops wrong-way driver on L-101 in Peoria

Posted at 4:49 AM, Jun 28, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-28 07:49:00-04

DPS troopers stopped a wrong-way vehicle on a West Valley freeway early Tuesday morning.

The vehicle was traveling northbound in the southbound lanes of Loop 101 in Peoria. Fortunately, troopers stopped the car in the HOV lane near Thunderbird Road without any injury.

The driver was not impaired, according to DPS, but there is no word on why the driver was headed the wrong direction.