Northbound I-19 near Tubac remains closed - Tucson News Now

Northbound I-19 near Tubac remains closed into Friday afternoon

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

The northbound lanes of Interstate 19 remain closed Friday after a late night car accident on Thursday, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

ADOT officials have extended the time for the northbound closure of I-19 northbound near Tubac to 1 p.m. as crews continue their investigation into the fatal collision from Thursday night.

Travelers are being diverted to the frontage road between Tubac and Chavez road during the closure, according to the ADOT release.  Drivers are advised to expect delays and to allow for extra travel time. 

Southbound lanes remain open and unaffected by this investigation.

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