Benson man killed in collision with wrong-way driver

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BENSON, Ariz. -- A Benson man was killed by a wrong-way driver early Friday morning.

According to the Department of Public Safety, a Chevrolet Suburban was traveling eastbound in the westbound lanes of Interstate 10 about 40 miles east of Tucson at approximately 3:50 a.m.

DPS Officer Quentin G. Mehr said the Suburban collided head-on with a Toyota sedan.

The driver of the Toyota, who was not wearing a seat belt, died at the scene. He has been identified as Jesus Haro, 48, of Benson.

The other driver was airlifted to a local hospital for treatment of his injuries. He has been identified as James A. Anderson, 61, of Palm Springs, Calif.

The investigation is ongoing.