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1 killed in tractor-trailer wreck near Casa Grande

1 killed in tractor-trailer wreck near Casa Grande

CASA GRANDE — A tractor-trailer rig crossed Interstate 10's median and collided with another vehicle in a fatal accident that closed the highway about halfway between Phoenix and Tucson for hours Thursday. The accident occurred about 5 a.m. near Casa Grande. Westbound lanes were reopened ab…

October 23, 2014 11:14 amLoading…
Tucson Fire:  North Fourth Avenue building burns

Tucson Fire: North Fourth Avenue building burns

It took 21 firefighters about 16 minutes to control the fire.

October 14, 2014 9:18 am Video

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3-year-old pulled from pool dies

3-year-old pulled from pool dies

The drowning marks the sixth water-related fatality in Pima County this year.

October 06, 2014 1:25 pm
Woman found on fire in southside drainage canal

Woman found on fire in southside drainage canal

The woman has been hospitalized with life-threatening burns.

September 24, 2014 2:10 pm Related
Flooding closes 4 Pima County roads

Flooding closes 4 Pima County roads

A handful of roads across Pima County were closed this morning because of flooding.

September 19, 2014 10:30 amLoading…
Nogales rain gauge registered 8 inches in 48 hours

Nogales rain gauge registered 8 inches in 48 hours

By Thursday, much of the water had receded from the major roads.

September 19, 2014 12:00 am Video Photos

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Dozens of cars derail near Picacho Peak

Dozens of cars derail near Picacho Peak

The cause of the derailment isn't immediately known, but weather is suspected.

September 16, 2014 10:00 am Photos

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Storm-damage recovery a challenge at flooded homes

Storm-damage recovery a challenge at flooded homes

Tucson residents are dealing with the aftermath of Monday's record rain.

September 09, 2014 9:00 pm Photos

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Woman swept away in Oracle Junction wash dies

Woman swept away in Oracle Junction wash dies

The 76-year-old woman was carried away in a flooded wash.

September 08, 2014 4:25 pm Related Loading…
Correction: City closes Santa Cruz bridges to pedestrians only

Correction: City closes Santa Cruz bridges to pedestrians only

City inspectors are keeping monitoring the river levels.

September 08, 2014 3:51 pmLoading…
These Pima County roads are closed because of flooding

These Pima County roads are closed because of flooding

Here are the updated road closures for Pima County.

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Boy dies in fire started by sibling

Boy dies in fire started by sibling

A deputy and an off-duty corrections officer pulled the boy from the home.

September 08, 2014 9:54 am
Truck fire slows I-10 traffic in Tucson

Truck fire slows I-10 traffic in Tucson

Traffic remained backed up to nearly Miracle Mile late Friday afternoon.

September 05, 2014 2:49 pmLoading…
Tot drowns at Tucson apartment complex

Tot drowns at Tucson apartment complex

The incident is the first drowning within the Tucson city limits this year.

September 02, 2014 10:07 am
Throwback Thursday: Arizona flooding in 1983 (copy)

Throwback Thursday: Arizona flooding in 1983 (copy)

 Flooding in 1983 spread from Phoenix to Nogales.

August 21, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Massive acid spill disrupting lives along Sonora River

Massive acid spill disrupting lives along Sonora River

Mexican environmental authorities have filed a lawsuit against the mining operation.

August 19, 2014 5:00 pmLoading…
2 rescued from wash in early storm today

2 rescued from wash in early storm today

The southeast side of Tucson reported the heaviest rainfall.

August 17, 2014 6:59 am Related Loading…
Update: 1 killed, 2 others injured in morning wreck

Update: 1 killed, 2 others injured in morning wreck

A woman died when the truck she was in ran a red light.

August 14, 2014 6:47 pm Related

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