Updated Oct 5, 2012 - 6:51 am
DPS seeks driver in accident that blocked I-17
PHOENIX -- The Arizona Department of Public Safety is looking for the driver of a large truck that struck a freeway overpass on Thursday, knocking sizable chunks of concrete onto Interstate 17.
The semi-truck, carrying an oversize load, hit the overpass at I-17 southbound at Jefferson Street, scattering heavy debris and closing the exit.
According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, a crane on the truck hit the bridge.
There have been no reports of injuries.
The left lane of Jefferson Street will be closed for a month of repair work. All freeway lanes are open.
Anyone with information on the accident is asked to call DPS at (602) 223-2000.