Deadly rollover crash on I-10 near Queen Creek Road

CHANDLER, AZ - A fatal rollover wreck shut down Interstate 10 south of the Valley Thursday afternoon.

The crash occurred around 1:45 p.m. on westbound I-10 near Queen Creek Road, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

The Arizona Department of Public Safety said passengers were ejected during the crash and serious injuries have been reported. One person has died.

The freeway was closed for more than two hours while police investigated the incident.

ADOT officials warn traffic is still backed up in the area