Fatal accident slows I-19

Rikki Mitchell

Fatal accident slows I-19

CREATED Oct. 7, 2013

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - Authorities are investigating a fatal accident that took place Monday on Interstate 19.

Officials with the Department of Public Safety tell KGUN9 the accident happened on the northbound side near Papago Road.

A truck exited off the right side of the freeway, rolled and hit a tree.

The male driver and sole occupant of the truck was pronounced dead on scene.