Mutiple accidents delaying travel on SR 347 near Riggs Road

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PHOENIX - Department of Public Safety officers are on scene of an injury collision involving a Tractor Trailer Semi Truck and a SUV near State Route 347 and Riggs Road.

They are currently working a total of four separate collisions involving seven to eight vehicles including the initial collision.

Two medical helicopters have been requested to the scene for transport, but there none of the injuries appear to be serious or life threatening.

The Northbound lanes of State Route 347 are open, however there are some restrictions due to emerncy crews in the area.

DPS said they urge people to avoid this area if possible until they clear the roadway.