Jack-knifed semi crashes into car, prompting freeway closurePosted: Updated:
PHOENIX – A collision involving a commercial vehicle leaking diesel closed a local freeway Monday night.
Officers with the Department of Public Safety said a jack-knifed semitruck crashed into another car on eastbound Interstate 10 just before 83rd Avenue. The crash took place at approximately 8 p.m.
Two people were injured but the extent of those injuries is unknown.
Authorities also closed southbound State Route 101 at the ramp onto I-10 while they cleared the scene.