Northbound I-17 to Flagstaff reopens

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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. -- The Arizona Department of Transportation closed the northbound Interstate 17 for a time at the State Route 179 Sedona turnoff due to snow and ice on the roadway Monday.

While the area has reopened, ADOT advises drivers to use caution as temperatures remain near freezing in the Flagstaff area and some snow and ice remain on the roadways in the area.

Meanwhile, snow and ice is reported on Interstate 40 both east and westbound near Flagstaff.

For the most current information about highway closures and restrictions statewide, visit ADOT’s Travel Information Site at www.az511.gov or call 5-1-1.