I-8 closed east of Gila Bend - Tucson News Now

I-8 closed east of Gila Bend

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The Arizona Department of Transportation says a tractor-trailer fire Saturday morning has closed eastbound Interstate 8 about 20 miles east of Gila Bend.

ADOT says drivers in the area should expect delays.

Detours include State Route 238 from Gila Bend to Maricopa. Once in Maricopa, drivers can turn south on State Route 347  and then use State Route 84 to return to I-8.

For the latest highway conditions across Arizona, visit AZ511.gov or call 5-1-1.

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