Semi-truck crash kills one, closes I-17

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By Christina O'Haver By Christina O'Haver

PHOENIX -- One person was killed after a car and semi-truck collided on I-17 early Sunday morning, according to the Arizona Department of Public Safety.

The accident occured about 12:15 a.m. in the southbound lanes of the freeway, near Dixileta Drive.

Authorities closed the freeway to investigate the crash, but it has reopened.

The cause of the crash has not been released.