ADOT: State Route 87 reopens after truck fire

Posted at 9:18 PM, Jan 22, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-23 08:24:29-05

A semitrailer that caught fire caused traffic problems on State Route 87 near Payson.

According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, the blaze occurred Sunday evening in the southbound lanes of SR 87 near Rye, and about 10 miles south of Payson.

All lanes have reopened.