Fatal crash closes westbound I-8 near Gila Bend - Tucson News Now

Fatal crash closes westbound I-8 near Gila Bend

Crash on westbound I-8 near Gila Bend. (Source: Arizona Department of Transportation) Crash on westbound I-8 near Gila Bend. (Source: Arizona Department of Transportation)
Gila Bend, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

A fatal crossover crash has closed westbound Interstate 8 near Gila Bend at milepost 96, according to the Arizona Department of Public Safety. 

No word on when the area will reopen. 

All traffic is turning around at milepost 102. This is expected to be an extended closure. Motorists can take SR 85 north to I-10 west to US 95 south and re-enter I-10 in Yuma. 

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