I-10 reopens after a semi truck crash near Benson

Arizona 1-10 Freeway
Posted at 6:37 PM, Dec 09, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-09 20:39:00-05

TUCSON-The I-10 has reopened following a collision involving a semi truck and a vehicle shut down both directions of Ithe freeway on Sunday, Dec. 9.

The accident happened around 12:30p.m., and DPS troopers arrived on the scene at milepost 316 immediately following the crash.

Two people were transported to a hospital with serious injuries.
One was taken to the hospital air, and the person was taken by car.

Per ADOT, the left lane reopened around 3:30p.m, but, for a long period, the I-10's right lane was closed, leading to traffic congestion.

Just shy of 6p.m., the right lane opened.

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