PCSO deputy involved in fiery wreck on I-10



05/19/15 - Several westbound lanes of Interstate 10 were closed Tuesday morning near Casa Grande after a Pinal County sheriff's deputy was involved in a wreck and his patrol car caught on fire, according to law-enforcement agencies.


The deputy hit a semi on the right side of the road before 5:30 a.m. Tuesday, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.
The collision caused the deputy's patrol car to burst into flames, according to the Sheriff's Office.
The deputy suffered minor injuries, according to a sheriff's spokesman.
The wreck forced authorities to close several lanes of traffic but by 6 a.m. all but one of the lanes had reopened.
Transportation officials said drivers should expect delays through the area on Tuesday morning.
The Sheriff's Office said the wreck was under investigation.
Copyright 2014 I10Accidents.com;