Woman dead, thrown from vehicle in Arizona

Posted at 7:31 AM, Apr 16, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-16 11:48:49-04

A woman was thrown from a vehicle on I-10 south of Eloy, Arizona. 

According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, troopers responded to a crash on eastbound Interstate 10 near Picacho, just after 11:30 p.m. on Sunday. 

Troopers received 911 calls about the incident, and one caller told DPS a woman was thrown from a vehicle. 

When troopers arrived on the scene they found a woman in her twenties who had been killed. The body was found on the right shoulder. The victim has not been identified. 

According to DPS, the suspect was traveling in a white Volkswagen sedan. No other suspect description has been given. 

The eastbound lanes of Interstate 10 were closed near Eloy for about seven hours, but have since reopened.