Man Killed On I-40 Last Friday As He Tried To Push His Vehicle Off The Highway

There’s more information into last Friday’s fatal accident on westbound Interstate-40 east of Flagstaff. DPS says two-vehicles were involved in the accident at around 7:35 a.m. just west of Winona. The accident involved a pickup truck and a passenger vehicle. The pickup truck was traveling west in the number-two lane when it rear-ended the passenger […]

State Troopers Arrest A Fugitive From Out Of State East Of Flagstaff Thursday

A police situation stopped traffic on westbound Interstate-40 east of Flagstaff Thursday. DPS says state troopers responded to an “attempt to locate” and made a traffic stop near the Cosnino Road Exit. Troopers arrested a fugitive wanted on crimes from out of state. The suspect was arrested without incident and no one was injured. Traffic […]

CCSO Investigating A Stabbing And A Related Traffic Accident

Coconino County Sheriff detectives are investigating a stabbing and a traffic accident that are connected. Deputies and DPS state troopers responded to a call Wednesday night at around 8:26 p.m. near the intersection of Interstate-17 and McConnell Drive. One of the people who called 911 to report the incident told dispatch that a white truck […]

I-40 Temporarily Closed After An Accident And Fire Involving Two Semi-Trucks

Interstate-40 was closed Sunday afternoon after an accident involving two semi-trucks started a brush fire east of Flagstaff. DPS officials say the accident happened just after 4 p.m. on eastbound I-40 about five miles east of Twin Arrows Casino. One of the semis was parked in the emergency lane and was side-swiped by another commercial […]

Passenger Jumps Out Of A Moving Vehicle, Shuts Down I-40 Briefly Sunday

Westbound Interstate-40 was closed for a short time Sunday after a passenger jumped out of a moving vehicle near Winona. DPS officials say the incident happened at around 3:33 p.m. at milepost 213. When troopers arrived, the person was breathing but wasn’t responsive. Fire crews arrived and transported the person to Flagstaff Medical Center with […]

Semi Hauling Chocolate Rolls Over Near Winona, Leaving A Mess On I-40 Monday

A semi-truck hauling chocolate rolled over Monday morning east of Flagstaff. DPS says the accident closed the westbound lanes of I-40 at Exit 211 at the Winona Exit. The tanker was carrying 40-thousand pounds of liquid chocolate at the time. Traffic was taken off at the Winona Exit and allowed to go back onto the […]