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UPDATE: WB I-10 reopens near Willcox after crash involving tanker truck of hydrogen peroxide

Published: Aug. 30, 2018 at 7:45 PM MST|Updated: Aug. 31, 2018 at 5:46 AM MST
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Crash west of Willcox on I-10 (Source: Arizona Department of Transportation)
Crash west of Willcox on I-10 (Source: Arizona Department of Transportation)

WILLCOX, AZ (Tucson News Now) - A crash involving a tanker truck of hydrogen peroxide closed westbound Interstate 10 west of Willcox for about 12 hours on Thursday, Aug. 30, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

The closure happened at milepost 330. It lasted from about 3 p.m. Thursday until about 3 a.m. Friday, Aug. 31.

One patient has been transported to the hospital. No further information was immediately available.

There was no health threat to the general public. However, the public was asked to stay away from the area.

For latest updates please go to the ADOT or Cochise County Facebook and Twitter pages

According to ADOT the eastbound lanes of I-10 were not affected.

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