Accident closes down eastbound lanes of I-10 near Kolb - Tucson News Now

Accident closes down eastbound lanes of I-10 near Kolb

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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

According to Arizona Department of Transportation officials an accident this afternoon has closed down the eastbound lanes of I-10 near Kolb Road.   

Traffic is being routed off I-10 at exit 270, according to ADOT.  Drivers can then return to the interstate by driving north to Valencia Road and turning east continuing to Houghton Road, turning south and following back to I-10.  This is a ten mile detour, according to ADOT.

ADOT is reporting the accident happened around 1 p.m. close to exit 270 and there is no estimated time to reopen the interstate.

For current information about highway closures and restrictions statewide, visit ADOT's Travel Information Site at www.az511.gov, follow on Twitter (@ArizonaDOT) or call 5-1-1.

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