3 killed in traffic accident on SR 347
Three people were killed in a traffic accident on State Route 347 south of Chandler Sunday morning, the Arizona Department of Public Safety said.
The crash occurred shortly before 5 a.m., near the intersection of SR 347 with Riggs Road, on the Gila River Indian Reservation, DPS said.
The accident forced the closure of SR 347 between Riggs Road and Interstate 10 while the accident is investigated, the Arizona Department of Transportation said.The road reopened around 2 p.m. Sunday afternoon.
The Gila River Police Department is investigating the accident, DPS said. No additional details were immediately available.