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UPDATE: EB I-10 reopens after body found near Picacho

(Source: KOLD News 13) (Source: KOLD News 13)
(Source: Arizona Department of Transportation) (Source: Arizona Department of Transportation)
Police are investigating a report that someone was thrown out of a stopped vehicle and abandoned at Milepost 216. (Source: KOLD News 13) Police are investigating a report that someone was thrown out of a stopped vehicle and abandoned at Milepost 216. (Source: KOLD News 13)
PICACHO, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Eastbound traffic on Interstate 10 was detoured for several hours on Monday, April 16, near Picacho because of a police incident at Milepost 216.

The highway, which was closed at around midnight,  was reopened at about 7:30 a.m.

According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, troopers were investigating a report that someone was thrown out of a stopped vehicle and abandoned at Milepost 216. Troopers were looking for a white Volkswagen Golf with Arizona license CDS 4416. 

No further details were immediately available.

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