At least 2 hurt after truck crosses over median on I-17, hits another vehicle

Posted at 8:44 PM, Nov 09, 2021
and last updated 2021-11-10 19:17:42-05

NEW RIVER, AZ — Authorities say at least two people are injured after a vehicle crossed over the median on I-17 near New River Road, hitting another vehicle Tuesday night.

DPS says one vehicle involved is believed to have crossed through the median from the northbound lanes and crashed with another car traveling on the southbound lanes of I-17.

One vehicle is believed to have stopped in the median and the southbound lanes were covered with debris.

In a tweet, Daisy Mountain Fire and Medical said two people were taken to the hospital.

The status of their injuries is unknown.

ADOT says all lanes of I-17 are now open in both directions following closures due to the crash.

Stay with ABC15 as we continue to gather more details.