Deadly US60 accident

A man died Sunday after he rolled his car on the US60 near Ellsworth in Mesa.

MESA, AZ (3TV/CBS5) - A man is dead after crashing his car on the U.S. 60 in Mesa Sunday evening. 

Arizona Department of Public Safety officials say a man driving an SUV east on the US 60 near Ellsworth Road left the road and hit a guardrail causing the vehicle to roll over on it's roof. It came to rest on the embankment of the freeway. The driver was the only person in the car. He was taken to a local hospital where he died, DPS says. The drivers name was not released.

The eastbound lanes of the freeway were closed while the investigators worked the scene. The freeway has since reopened. 

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