Arizona trooper shot while responding to car crash

An Arizona Department of Public Safety trooper is expected to be OK after he was shot while responding to a rollover crash near Tonopah.

DPS says the trooper responded to reports of a vehicle rollover at the scene and became involved in an altercation with an unknown suspect. Both the trooper and suspect were shot. After the shooting, a civilian got on the trooper's radio to report he had been shot.

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A woman was also reportedly injured, possibly as a result of the rollover.

The suspect was taken into custody at the scene and his condition is unknown.

The trooper was airlifted to a nearby hospital and is believed to have non-life threatening injuries.

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