UPDATE: SR-80 reopens after truck crash in Tombstone - Tucson News Now

UPDATE: SR-80 reopens after truck crash in Tombstone

The tractor-trailer came to rest on its side in the crash in Tombstone on Aug. 26. (Source: Robert Jorgensen) The tractor-trailer came to rest on its side in the crash in Tombstone on Aug. 26. (Source: Robert Jorgensen)
TOMBSTONE, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Traffic on State Route 80 had to be detoured in Tombstone because of a tractor-trailer crash on Friday morning, Aug. 26.

According to Arizona Department of Public Safety public information officer Quentin Mehr, one person was taken to a hospital for treatment of serious injuries.

Mehr said the single-vehicle crash happened shortly after 9 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 26, when a tractor-trailer failed to negotiate a sharp curve and rolled onto its side.

According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, the crash is at Milepost 315 on the west end of town. The road opened shortly after 1 p.m.

Traffic was detoured onto local streets.

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