Map: Quartzsite, Arizona
PHOENIX -- Interstate 10 westbound has reopened about 20 miles east of Quartzsite following a fatal collision early Friday morning, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.
Westbound traffic was detoured at Vicksburg Road (exit 45) for most of the day. The lanes reopened at about 4:20 p.m.
The eastbound lanes of I-10 remained open during the incident.
UPDATE: I-10 westbound has reopened near Quartzsite, following an earlier fatal collision.— Arizona DOT (@ArizonaDOT) January 10, 2014
Update: DPS now saying 2 people dead b/c of an accident on I-10 WB, E of Quartzsite. Freeway CLOSED--no estimation on re-opening.— Gina Maravilla (@GinaMaravillaTV) January 10, 2014