PHOENIX (KSAZ) - A portion of Interstate 17 has reopened in Phoenix following a rollover crash.
The Arizona Department of Public Safety says the crash happened when a pickup truck side-swiped another vehicle and rolled.
During the rollover, the driver of the truck was ejected and has been transported to a hospital with life-threatening injuries.
According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, the crash closed I-17 southbound from Dunlap to Northern. The roadway was reopened just before 7 a.m.
CLOSED: I-17 southbound from Dunlap to Northern because of a crash. Frontage road is open, with long delays. Expect this closure to last through the morning commute. #PhxTraffic pic.twitter.com/srrbOUm3ud— Arizona DOT (@ArizonaDOT) January 5, 2018