Governor Ducey has issued a statewide Declaration of Emergency, including putting in place a curfew starting at 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 31. Click here for more information.
A brush fire has closed Interstate 17 southbound about 1 mile north of the Sunset Point Rest Area, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.
The closure is at milepost 255, which is about eight miles south of Cordes Junction.
There is no estimated time to reopen southbound lanes. Northbound lanes of I-17 remain open.
For the most current information about highway closures and restrictions statewide, visit ADOT’s Travel Information Site at www.az511.gov or call 511.
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