ADOT: Westbound I-10 open again after crashes at Craycroft, Kolb roads

Westbound lanes of I-10 were closed after a crash at milepost 268 near Craycroft Road on...
Westbound lanes of I-10 were closed after a crash at milepost 268 near Craycroft Road on Friday, Jan. 20. A secondary crash near Kolb Road resulted in another closure of westbound lanes.(Arizona Department of Transportation)
Published: Jan. 20, 2023 at 11:50 AM MST|Updated: Jan. 20, 2023 at 6:23 PM MST
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TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - Westbound lanes of I-10 are open again after being closed because of crashes at two locations south of Tucson Friday, Jan. 20, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

ADOT said the first closure happened after a crash at milepost 268 shortly before 11:30 a.m., near Craycroft Road. All lanes near the Craycroft crash were opened shortly before 12:30 p.m.

Authorities said the crash involved multiple vehicles and one person sustained life-threatening injuries.

The second westbound closure happened after another crash east of the first, at milepost 270, near Kolb Road. Lanes near the Kolb Road crash were opened shortly before 1 p.m.

This crash involved two semi-trucks and left two people with minor injuries.

According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, the crash near Craycroft Road involved multiple vehicles and one of the drivers has life-threatening injuries.

The crash at milepost 270 involved two tractor-trailers happened at milepost 270. DPS said there were minor injuries in this crash.