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Traffic lights not working at Ajo and La Cholla after truck crash

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Posted at 9:43 PM, Jun 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-16 16:27:12-04

TUCSON, Ariz. - Tucson Police say the traffic signal at the intersection of Ajo Way and La Cholla Boulevard is not working properly Saturday night.

The broken signal is the result of a crash between two trucks at the intersection. Police say one of the trucks hit the traffic signal.

Eastbound and westbound lanes of Ajo Way are restricted, and southbound lanes of La Cholla Boulevard are closed.

Police say the driver than caused the crash was under the influence of alcohol, and was speeding. Three people were taken to the hospital, but their injuries are not life-threatening.

No word on when the traffic signal will be repaired.