TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - A Texas man died in the three-vehicle crash that shut down Interstate 10 westbound for several hours on Saturday, Jan. 18.
Arizona DPS said 74-year-old Lawrence Sofaly, from Hondo, Texas, was killed and two other people were taken to the hospital following the accident. One of the victims suffered serious injuries.
The accident happened on I-10 westbound near the 230 and 236 exits around noon. The roadway was closed until about 9 p.m.
Authorities have not ruled out impairment and the crash is still under investigation.