TUCSON, Ariz. - A deadly multi-vehicle wreck shut down westbound Interstate 10 near San Simon in Cochise County Tuesday morning.
🚨Traffic 🚨 A multi-vehicle, fatal crash has closed w/b I-10 near San Simon, in Cochise County. Traffic is exiting at MP 382 and is being routed through San Simon. Traffic will re-enter at MP 378. No ETA to re-open. pic.twitter.com/9MrWfdXWAs— Dept. Public Safety (@Arizona_DPS) January 8, 2019
According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, traffic was detoured at milepost 382 and re-entered the freeway at milepost 378.
The incident occurred at 3:18 a.m. The two vehicles were involved, including a semi, which caught fire. One person died as a result of the crash.
Westbound lanes have since been reopened.