A crash is causing backups on Interstate 10 about 12 miles west of Salome Road, the Arizona Department of Transportation said.
At one point, lanes in both directions were closed at about 2:45 p.m. Tuesday.
By late afternoon, one lane reopened in both directions at milepost 69. One eastbound and westbound lane will remain closed while crews work to clear the roadway
Drivers should avoid the area because of prolonged delays. It's not certain at this point when the entire highway will reopen.
No other information about the scope of the accident is currently available.
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