PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5)-- A driver and several Arizona Department of Public Safety troopers were able to rescue a dog that was on the loose on a Phoenix freeway Friday morning.
The incident took place just after 9 a.m. on westbound Interstate 10 near the 67th Avenue exit.
According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, they received several calls from drivers who spotted the four-legged animal in the area.
The dog ended up walking eastbound in the westbound lanes in the construction closure away from traffic, DPS said.
ADOT cameras captured the moment a driver stopped their car and helped troopers get the dog to safety.
The dog will be turned over to the Maricopa County Animal Care and Control.