Traffic Accident on Interstate 17 Left One Fatality

PHOENIX, AZ (June 30, 2022) – On Tuesday, police responded to a fiery crash that claimed the life of Braulio Silva Rodriquez.

The crash happened on June 28th near the Interstate 10 and Interstate 17 split, involving two Dodge Rams, per Phoenix Police.

Furthermore, according to the preliminary report, one of the truck drivers traveling to the I-7 exit lost control of their vehicle for reasons unknown.

In addition, the vehicle hit another truck traveling westbound. Rodriguez suffered major injuries from the collision and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Meanwhile, the other truck driver was reported to have suffered minor injuries.

Authorities closed Interstate 10 for several hours to allow for cleanup and preliminary duties. An active investigation into the fatal crash is underway.


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