Serious motorcycle crash closes U.S. 60 westbound for hours at Loop 101

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(Source: Arizona Department of Transportation) (Source: Arizona Department of Transportation)

A motorcycle accident leading to serious injuries closed U.S. 60 westbound for hours at the Loop 101 Price Freeway, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

The motorcyclist lost control of his three-wheeled motorcycle and went down just before 2:30 p.m. The motorcyclist, who was not wearing a helmet, sustained serious injuries and was transported to Banner Desert, according to the Department of Public Safety.

The westbound lanes weren't reopened until just after 5 p.m.

The eastbound lanes of US 6.0. remain open.

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