MESA, Ariz. (KSAZ) - An Arizona Department of Pubic Safety motorcycle trooper suffered minor injuries after being struck on a valley freeway on Tuesday.
DPS tells Fox 10 that the trooper was hit while en route to investigate another collision when he was struck by a vehicle on the US 60 near Dobson Road.
The trooper suffered minor injuries as a result.
Our Motor was struck buy a vehicle while en route to investigate a collision; minor injury but he is back to work.— Raul Garcia, PIO (@dps_pio_garcia) November 10, 2015
The Dobson exit ramp on westbound US 60 was closed for a short period of time due to the crash, which caused severe traffic delays on the freeway.
US 60 westbound, the Dobson exit ramp is closed because of a crash.— Arizona DOT (@ArizonaDOT) November 10, 2015
All lanes on US 60 have been re-opened.