Crash involving semi-truck causes closure on Loop 303

Semi-truck crash on Loop 303
Posted at 7:25 PM, Jul 26, 2022
and last updated 2022-07-26 23:07:34-04

SURPRISE, AZ — Authorities are investigating the cause of a crash that left a semi-truck stopped across all lanes of traffic on Loop 303.

At about 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, troopers with the Arizona Department of Public Safety were called to Loop 303 near Cactus Road for reports of a crash.

Investigators learned the driver of a passenger car lost control in the rain and hit the semi-truck.

The driver of the semi-truck swerved to avoid contact and came to a rest blocking the roadway.

It's unclear if anybody was injured.

All lanes were reopened by about 8 p.m.