DPS respond to wrong-way crash near I-17/I-10 split

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Posted at 5:08 AM, Nov 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-10 17:57:23-05

PHOENIX — The Department of Public Safety responded to a crash allegedly caused by a wrong-way driver near the I-17/I-10 split early Sunday morning.

According to DPS, they received reports of a vehicle traveling westbound in the eastbound lanes on I-17 near milepost 155 near US-60 around 3 a.m.

DPS says as troopers were responding to intercept the wrong-way driver, a crash occurred. DPS says the crash did involve the wrong-way driver but at this time it is unknown how many vehicles were involved in the crash or if anyone was injured.

All eastbound traffic on I-10 was being diverted to I-17 prior to the split , but ADOT confirmed all lanes have reopened.

This is a developing story. Stay with ABC15 for updates.