Fatal crash closes I-8 in Dateland for several hours

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(Source: Arizona Department of Transportation) (Source: Arizona Department of Transportation)
YUMA, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -

A fatal crash prompted the closure of Interstate 8 near Milepost 89 for several hours, authorities said.

One person was ejected from a vehicle during the crash. A second passenger suffered minor injuries, according to Arizona Department of Public Safety.

The eastbound I-8 was closed at Sentinel Road near Milepost 89, according to ADOT.

Eastbound lanes were closed for several hours. They have since been reopened.

No additional information was immediately available.

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