Multiple crashes and adverse weather conditions in the north country have forced multiple closures on Interstate 40 and numerous state highways, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.
Multiple crashes closed I-40 in both directions between mileposts 146 and 195. Crashes also closed State Routes 89A, 87, 238 and 64.
A winter storm warning is in effect for elevations above 6,000 feet. The heaviest snowfall was expected to occur before 8 p.m. Motorists should consider delaying traveling in areas with heavy snowfall.
For the most current information about highway closures and restrictions statewide, visit ADOT’s Travel Information Site at az511.gov, follow us on Twitter (@ArizonaDOT) or call 511.