Suspected reckless driver arrest partially closed Loop 101 Pima at Raintree

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SCOTTSDALE, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -

The Loop 101 Pima Freeway was partially shut down due to law enforcement activity linked to a possible reckless driver on Monday.

The northbound lanes of the freeway were closed at Raintree Drive starting around 4:30 p.m. while troopers investigate on Monday afternoon. The southbound lanes remained open.

According to the Department of Public Safety, troopers were following a possible reckless driver that was stopped in that area. The suspect was taken into custody.

A woman was found in the car bleeding from a head, investigators said, and was taken to the hospital. It's unclear the relationship between the driver and the passenger and how she got hurt.

The freeway was fully reopened around 6 p.m.

DPS said possible impairment was involved.

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