Driver killed after truck crashes into I-17 bridge at Pinnacle Peak

Truck driver apparently lost control of his vehicle and drove into bridge at Pinnacle Peak and I-17.

PHOENIX - One driver was killed as a vehicle lost control, drove up an embankment and crashed into the bridge at Pinnacle Peak and Interstate 17 Monday.

According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, a Phoenix police officer was in the middle of a traffic stop and was nearly hit by the out-of-control pickup truck.

The driver crashed into the top of the bridge and fell back down onto I-17.

The driver was killed in this crash.

All lanes of northbound I-17 were open, but moving slow, DPS said.


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