ADOT: Brush fire shuts down Interstate 17 at Cordes Junction

Posted at 6:27 PM, Jun 18, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-18 21:29:12-04

Interstate 17 southbound is closed at Cordes Junction due to a brush fire.

The Arizona Department of Transportation says traffic will have to exit at State Route 69.

Drivers heading to the west Valley are urged to take State Route 169 south to State Route 69 south to State Route 89 southbound towards Wickenburg to US 60 east.

People who are heading to the east Valley can take State Route 260 east to State Route 87 south.

No word as to when roads are expected to reopen. Check here for the latest traffic condition.