TEMPE, AZ (3TV/CBS 5)-- A deadly rollover crash involving five vehicles has shut down a part of U.S. 60 in Tempe.

[PHOTOS: Serious rollover crash on westbound US 60 in Tempe]

The crash happened on westbound U.S. 60 at McClintock Drive in Tempe around 8:30 a.m.

According to DPS, a 49-year-old man was killed after he was ejected in the collision. The other drivers involved suffered minor injuries. 

DPS said that traffic congestion along with the driver failing to stop led to the crash. 

[VIDEO: DPS: At least one person killed in rollover on US 60 in Tempe]

Video from our news chopper showed three vehicles involved the crash, a large fire presence and ambulances. This also caused a huge traffic backup for the morning commute. 

[VIDEO: Serious rollover crash shuts down U.S. 60 in Tempe]

The westbound lanes of U.S. 60 were closed during the investigation but has since reopened. 

ADOT said that the right lane remains blocked as does the Loop 101 and Dobson Road on-ramps. The McClintock Drive exit ramp is also still closed at this time.

Stay with Arizona's Family for more on this developing story and for the latest traffic updates. 

 


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