DPS: 1 dead in crash involving semi-truck on US 60 in Mesa – ABC15.com (KNXV

MESA, AZ – Authorities are investigating a deadly collision involving a semi-truck in Mesa.

The crash happened just after 12:30 p.m. Thursday on the westbound US 60 near Dobson Road.

DPS said the crash involved two vehicles, including a semi-truck.

It isn’t clear whether the person who died was in the semi-truck or car. The identity of the victim has not been released.

The westbound lanes of the US 60 are closed, the closure extends to northbound Loop 101 on-ramp. There is no estimated time it will reopen.

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ADOT suggests drivers to use the Loop 202 Red Mountain or Loop 202 San Tan as an alternative.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.