A wrong-way crash closed the northbound lanes of Interstate 17 in north Phoenix Tuesday morning.

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According to DPS, a woman was traveling southbound in the northbound lanes of I-17 when she collided with a semi on its driver's side.

The crash caused a huge backup during the Tuesday morning commute. 

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The woman, who is in her 20s, was taken to a hospital with serious injuries. The semi driver was uninjured.

DPS says the woman is suspected of impairment.