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The Latest: Eastbound I-10 partially reopens after collision

March 14, 2019

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on a wreck on Interstate 10 (all times local):

7:15 a.m.

Authorities say eastbound Interstate 10 has partially reopened on Tucson’s east side Thusday following a closure due to a wreck involving three tractor-trailer rigs.

The state Department of Public Safety said two of the big rigs overturned but that injuries from the wreck didn’t appear to be life-threatening.

Westbound lanes were unaffected.

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6:30 a.m.

Authorities say a wreck involving three tractor-trailer rigs closed a four-miles stretch of eastbound Interstate 10 on Tucson’s east side Thursday morning.

The state Department of Public Safety said two of the big rigs overturned and the Arizona Department of Transportation said there was no estimate when eastbound I-10 would reopen between Houghton and Colossal Cave roads.

The DPS said injuries from the wreck didn’t appear to be life-threatening.

Westbound lanes were unaffected.