UPDATE: Intertstae 10 open again following fiery crash near Picacho Peak

Eastbound lanes of I-10 were closed because of a crash near Picacho Peak early on Wednesday,...
(KOLD News 13)
Published: Nov. 16, 2022 at 5:24 AM MST|Updated: Nov. 16, 2022 at 5:48 PM MST
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TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - For the second time in less than 24 hours, there was a serious crash on Interstate 10 between Phoenix and Tucson.

On Tuesday, two people were killed in a three-vehicle crash on I-10 near Eloy.

On Wednesday, there was a fiery crash on I-10 near Picacho Peak.

Arizona DPS said the crash Wednesday happened around 4 a.m. An 18-wheeler struck an abandoned trailer, overturned, and caught fire.

DPS said no one was found nearby and the investigation is ongoing.

I-10 eastbound was closed in the area for several hours due to the investigation.