TUCSON – One person was seriously injured in a crash on Nogales Highway near Drexel Road.
According to officials, a vehicle collision was reported Monday just after noon at 5653 S. Nogales Highway. Authorities say a pick-up truck knocked out some trees and powerlines before hitting a trailer.
🚨 TRAFFIC ALERT 🚨
North & southbound Nogales Hwy is shut down from Drexel to Nebraska while @Tucson_Police investigate a single vehicle/life-threatening collision. Driver lost control of vehicle, hit a tree,power pole & then ran into a business trailer. @TEPenergy is on scene. pic.twitter.com/DV3tnawSwy
— Sergeant Pete Dugan (@SgtDugan) February 18, 2019
One person was transported to a hospital with serious injuries.
There is a power outage reported in the area.
Motorists are advised to avoid the area.
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