Fatal Accident on Interstate

INTERSTATE-17 -- DPS was investigating a one-vehicle collision, involving a fatality Tuesday morning. The vehicle rolled at about 10:49 a.m. on the Interstate. The accident was in the northbound lane near MP 270, about 15 miles south of Camp Verde involving a Chevrolet passenger car.

DPS says it is unknown why the driver lost control of the vehicle that resulted in the roll-over.  

The driver was reported to have been ejected from the vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene.

It is unknown whether seat restraints were used or whether the driver was impaired.

Camp Verde Fire was originally called, but was already involved in a structure fire and asked Mayer Fire to assist.


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