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Interstate 17 northbound reopened about five miles north of Sunset Point, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.
The closure was due to a brush fire near milepost 256. The right lane remains closed. Motorists should plan for more travel time due to delays.
For the most current information about highway closures and restrictions statewide, visit ADOT’s Travel Information Site at www.az511.gov, follow us on Twitter (@ArizonaDOT) or call 5-1-1.
A brush fire burning near Interstate 17 between Sunset Point and Cordes Lakes is causing significant delays for northbound traffic, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.
The right lane is closed at milepost 256 to accommodate fire crews. There is about an 8-mile backup starting south of Sunset Point and ending south of Cordes Lakes.
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