今日双色球开奖结果 www.xnzvqg.com.cn Five people were killed in a wrong-way crash on Interstate 40 in northwest Arizona early Friday, the Department of Public Safety has confirmed on Twitter.

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According to the agency, the crash occurred about 14 miles west of Kingman.

DPS identified the wrong-way driver as an 82-year-old man from Nevada.?He died at a local hospital.?

DPS was at the scene investigating.

Further details were not immediately available.

The crash closed the westbound lanes on I-40 near Griffith Road for several hours Friday morning, according to an Arizona Department of Transportation tweet posted at 9:50 a.m. Just after 11:30 a.m.,?one of the two westbound lanes had reopened, and the other opened later in the afternoon.

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The agency, in a tweet, advised westbound motorists to exit no later than Oatman Highway (exit 44) to avoid getting stuck in the backups.

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ADOT was advising alternative routes to the California state line include taking U.S 93 in Kingman, then State Routes 68 and 95.

This is a developing story. Check back with azcentral.com for updates.

This article originally appeared on Arizona Republic: Five fatalities in wrong-way crash west of Kingman on I-40

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