GILA BEND, Ariz. — Two people are dead after a rollover accident on
Interstate 8 near Gila Bend.
Arizona Department of Public Safety officials say the accident occurred around
11:15 a.m. Wednesday about five miles west of Gila Bend.
The names of the two killed weren’t immediately released.
ADOT officials say a detour was established to get drivers around the closure. The road was reopened about 3:30 p.m.
Interstate 8 is one of the main highways for Arizona drivers headed to Yuma or
San Diego, California.