Deadly mail truck crash

A driver died after a mail truck rolled and crashed off I-17 near Anthem.

Deadly I-17 rollover crash near Anthem Way exit

Deadly I-17 rollover crash near Anthem Way exit

ANTHEM, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -- A driver has died after a mail truck rolled and crashed on northbound Interstate 17 Thursday afternoon.

According to the Department of Public Safety, the U.S. Postal Service truck crashed at milepost 229 near Anthem Way around 3 p.m. The driver was thrown from the truck and died at the scene. The driver has not yet been identified.

The Department of Transportation closed northbound lanes of I-17 at Anthem Way due to the crash. The lanes reopened around 7 p.m.

The investigation into the crash continues.

 

 


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