PHOENIX -- The ten-mile backup on Interstate 17 southbound near Black Canyon City has cleared, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.
A high volume of holiday traffic caused delays from late afternoon into the evening.
For the most current information about highway closures and restrictions statewide, visit ADOT’s Travel Information Site at www.az511.gov, follow us on Twitter (@ArizonaDOT) or call 5-1-1.
I-17 Southbound: 10 miles of traffic near Black Canyon City and 2 miles of backup near SR 69 junction.— Arizona DOT (@ArizonaDOT) September 2, 2013
SR 260 Westbound into Payson - Motorists are reporting slow holiday traffic into Payson.— Arizona DOT (@ArizonaDOT) September 2, 2013