DPS trooper injured in crash on I-10 near 7th Avenue

Posted at 9:40 AM, Aug 14, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-14 16:06:04-04

PHOENIX — A DPS trooper was hospitalized after being involved in a crash on Interstate 10 near 7th Avenue early Saturday.

Officials say the two-vehicle crash happened just before 4 a.m. on the eastbound lanes of I-10.

The trooper was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The other driver involved in the crash was taken into custody for suspected impairment, authorities said.

The crash remains under investigation.