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Mesa, Arizona (CNN) - According to the Mesa police department....an off-duty officer was killed in a head-on crash with a wrong-way driver early Monday morning.
The wrong-way driver was killed in the crash.
The wrong-way driver was first spotted at about 12:30 a.m.
Officers tried to to ram the vehicle to get it to stop but they were unsuccessful.
The officer was in his early 30s and was on his way home from work.
The wrong-way driver was burned beyond recognition in the fiery crash and has not been identified.