Several crashes create heavy backups along I-17 southbound near Black Canyon City

Posted at 2:45 PM, Aug 07, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-07 23:03:13-04

Two crashes slowed traffic headed into Phoenix Sunday afternoon and evening along the I-17. The first crash happened around 12:30 p.m. south of Black Canyon City. That crashed blocked one lane for several hours, but has been moved off to the side.

As that crashed cleared, another crash happened around 1:40 p.m. near Rock Springs. 

The nearly ten miles of traffic delays did not clear until 8 p.m.

No serious injuries have been reported from either crash.

Check current traffic conditions HERE.