KINGMAN, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -- Five people are dead after a wrong-way crash on westbound I-40 about 14 miles west of Kingman. 

[CHOPPER VIDEO: Five killed following wrong-way crash on I-40 west of Kingman]

According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, the crash happened at about 9 a.m. Friday morning near milepost 36 when a vehicle was driving eastbound in the westbound lanes. 

[PHOTOS: Wrong-way crash kills 5 people near Kingman]

The vehicle, driven by an 82-year-old Nevada man, crashed head-on into another car. The wrong-way driver and four other people were killed in the crash.

[MAP: 2019 Wrong-way incidents in Arizona]

The westbound lanes of I-40 have partially reopened.

No other details were immediately available.

Stay with for updates on this developing story.


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