I-17 motorcycle crash in Phoenix: Freeway reopens near Union Hills

A serious motorcycle crash on I-17 in Phoenix temporarily shut down the northbound lanes of the freeway on Wednesday night, Arizona DPS said.

The crash happened on I-17 near Union Hills Drive just after 7:30 p.m. on Jan. 24.

SkyFOX was over the scene and a white car appeared to have hit the motorcycle from behind. The motorcycle was seen lodged in the front of the car. 

For now, DPS has described the crash as "a serious injury collision involving a motorcycle."

The roadway has since been reopened.

No further details were released by DPS.

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Map of the area where the crash happened: