Arizona Crash Report: 2 injured in fiery rear-end crash between semi, fuel tanker near Quartzsite 

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Crash Report – I-10 East,

       Quartzsite, AZ 


Report ID: 2024 Feb. 27

NCIC#: Unknown

OFFICER ID#: Unknown

Traffic Unit 1: Semi-truck 

Traffic Unit 2: Fuel Tanker 

Occupants: 5

Injuries/Fatalities: Yes

Vehicle Damage (If Any): Yes

Property Damage (other than vehicles): Unknown

Road Surface Condition: Dry

Manner of Crash Impact (Single Vehicle, Angle, Left Turn, Rear-End, Head-On, Sideswipe, U-Turn, Other, Unknown): Other 

Location of Pedestrian/Cyclist (If Any): N/A


QUARTZSITE, AZ – A driver of a semi-truck struck the back of a fuel tanker on I-10 East, leading both the vehicles to catch fire injuring both motorists Tuesday. 

This collision happened near milepost 15. Authorities said they shut down the eastbound lanes before 5:30 a.m. and reopened after 8 a.m. 

At the time of the crash, drivers could use eastbound Dome Rock Road as an alternative route and Quartzsite Avenue. 

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Reader’s Note: KTAR provided details for this narrative, which means that this document is NOT to be used for official purposes.