Fire closes I-40 east of Holbrook

June 29, 2018 - 11:00 am

A semi fire and brush fire have closed both directions of Interstate 40 about 40 miles east of Holbrook, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. The closure is at milepost 326.

There is no estimated time to reopen either direction of I-40.

Drivers should consider delaying travel, as there are no nearby alternate routes.

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