CHOPPER LOOP 202 GUADALUPE CRASH 1

MESA, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) - A wrong-way crash closed part of the Loop 202 San Tan Freeway on Thursday night.

The Arizona Department of Public Safety says a vehicle was traveling eastbound in the westbound lanes on the Loop 202 just after 9 p.m..

The crash happened just north of Guadalupe Road and involved three vehicles.

[MAP: 2019 Wrong-way driving incidents in Arizona]

DPS said at least one victim has been taken to the hospital.

The northbound lanes were shut down at Guadalupe Road for the investigation.

Video from our news helicopter showed at least one adult and one child were loaded into ambulances. A total of four ambulances were on the scene.

Impairment has not been ruled out.

The northbound lanes reopened around midnight.

 


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(3) comments

Daddy

How? Why? What is going on with people that is causing this ridiculous situation to happen over and over again? Is the amount of time that we feed tech into our brain effecting our ability to pay attention, to focus, to make good decisions?

Jim B

Not news anymore...Just another day of crazy drivers in good old AZ

Daddy

Exactly.

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