A fatal crash involving a semi-truck shut down all travel along Interstate 10 near the Town of Picacho for more than seven hours on Friday, officials say.

Multiple vehicles were also involved in the crash shortly before 4:15 p.m. Four people suffered minor injuries, the Arizona Department of Public Safety said.

Authorities reopened the road around 11:30 p.m.

The investigation is ongoing.

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Shaq is a public safety reporter and the Road Runner columnist, keeping readers up to date on transportation news. In 2017, he started as an apprentice and later worked part-time until graduating from the UA and being offered a full-time position in 2018.