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I-10 in Vail reopens after wreck

Posted at 9:21 AM, Feb 28, 2022
and last updated 2022-02-28 11:53:39-05

TUCSON, Ariz. (KGUN) — Eastbound Interstate 10 reopened near Vail Monday after a crash was cleared.

According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, the wreck was near milepost 279.

A man in his 20s ran onto the freeway in front of a tractor-trailer and was hit at about 8:55 a.m., an Arizona Department of Public Safety spokesperson told KGUN 9. The man is in serious condition.

The wreck cleared before 10 a.m.

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