06/19: Weekend Closures



I-10/ Riggs Road and Wild Horse Pass Blvd 

RESTRICTION: Westbound Interstate 10 (toward Phoenix) narrowed to one lane between Riggs Road and Wild Horse Pass Boulevard from 9 p.m. Friday to 8 a.m. Saturday (June 20) and from 9 p.m. Saturday to 10 a.m. Sunday (June 21) for rubberized asphalt paving. Westbound I-10 off- and on-ramps at Queen Creek Road closed during the Friday night restriction.

DETOUR: Please allow extra travel time and be prepared to slow down and merge safely in work zone.

Please check back as we will be updating this throughout the weekend. Have a safe weekend!

Car fire stalls I-10 traffic near downtown Phoenix



06/16/15 - A vehicle fire shut down two lanes of traffic on Interstate 10 near 19th Avenue late Monday morning, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

Units with the Phoenix Fire Department responded to the scene around 11:15 Monday morning. The two right lanes were blocked, but drivers should expect delays in both directions, according to ADOT.

The fire was extinguished by 11:25 a.m. It was not immediately clear what caused the fire.

06/12: Weekend Closures


Happy Friday! Please note any closures that we have reported below. Drive safe this weekend! Please stay updated as we will continue to give the latest information about any weekend closures throughout Arizona.

I-10/ Wild Horse Pass Blvd and Riggs Road

RESTRICTION: Eastbound Interstate 10 (toward Tucson) narrowed to one lane between Wild Horse Pass Boulevard and Riggs Road from 9 p.m. Friday to 8 a.m. Saturday (June 13) and from 9 p.m. Saturday to 10 a.m. Sunday (June 14) for paving. Eastbound I-10 off- and on-ramps at Queen Creek Road closed during the Friday night restriction.

 DETOUR: Please allow extra travel time and be prepared to slow down and merge safely in work zone.

Truck driver dies in I-10 crash Wednesday afternoon


06/11/15 - A Florida truck driver died Wednesday, after rear-ending another semi-truck in Texas Canyon, on Interstate 10, east of Benson.

According to Arizona Department of Public Safety spokesman Quentin Mehr, Florin Grigore, 33, was driving his Volvo semi-truck westbound on I-10 around 2:24 p.m., when he hit the back of a semi-truck driven by 41-year-old Christopher Gipson.

 The crash caused extensive damage to the front of Grigore's truck, Mehr said. He died at the scene. Christopher and his passenger Melvinette Gipson were transported to a Tucson hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

Blown tire causes crash on eastbound I-10 near Miller Road


06/11/15 - The Department of Public Safety said a blown tire caused a two-vehicle collision on eastbound Interstate 10 in the West Valley Thursday morning. A DPS official said both vehicles were driving eastbound on I-10 approaching Miller Road around 4:30 a.m.

When one of the vehicles had a blown tire. That vehicle veered off to the right and clipped the front end of the other vehicle.

 The driver of the vehicle with the blown tire received minor injuries and was taken to a West Valley hospital. The right lane was closed for a time.

06/05: Weekend Closures


Happy June! We are having some rain showing up in parts of Arizona. Please drive safe out there this weekend!

We are showing one major closure this weekend, please take note so you can make any arrangements to your commute. 

Remember, check back as we will continue to update on any closures throughout the weekend.

I-10/ Wild Horse Pass Blvd and Riggs Road 

RESTRICTION: Eastbound Interstate 10 (toward Tucson) narrowed to one lane between Wild Horse Pass Boulevard and Riggs Road from 9 p.m. Friday to 8 a.m. Saturday (June 6) and from 9 p.m. Saturday to 10 a.m. Sunday (June 7) for paving. Eastbound I-10 off- and on-ramps at Queen Creek Road closed during the Friday night restriction.

DETOUR: Please allow extra travel time and be prepared to slow down and merge safely in work zone.

Eastbound I-10 in western Arizona reopens after 2-vehicle crash


06/03/15 - A two-vehicle accident briefly closed eastbound Interstate 10 in western Arizona, detouring traffic onto another highway on Wednesday morning.
The Arizona Department of Transportation says the crash occurred Wednesday morning about 10 miles east of Quartzsite.
DPS says there weren't any injuries from the accident but that the accident left a commercial vehicle blocking both eastbound lanes.
All lanes on Interstate 10 reopened just after 7:30 a.m.

05/29: Weekend Closures


Happy Friday! We hope you had a fantastic week! We've been spoiled with great weather and now we are set to hit the triple digits this week in Arizona. With that being said, please make sure you stay hydrated if you are going to be outdoors this weekend!

Below are the latest closures that we have listed throughout the state. Take note so you can alter your commutes if needed. Please check back as we will be updating this throughout the weekend. 

Have a safe and happy weekend!

  • Eastbound Interstate 10 (toward Tucson) narrowed to one lane overnight between Wild Horse Pass Boulevard and Queen Creek Road from 9 p.m. Friday to 8 a.m. Saturday (May 30) for pavement improvements. Eastbound I-10 off- and on-ramps at Queen Creek Road closed. 

  • DETOUR: Please allow extra travel time and use caution when approaching work zone. Consider using Riggs Road or Wild Horse Pass Boulevard while ramps at Queen Creek Road are closed.

  • Westbound Interstate 10 (toward Phoenix) narrowed to one lane overnight between Queen Creek Road and Wild Horse Pass Boulevard from 9 p.m. Saturday to 10 a.m. Sunday (May 31) for pavement improvements. Westbound I-10 off- and on-ramps at Queen Creek Road closed.

  • DETOUR: Please allow extra travel time and use caution when approaching work zone. Consider using Riggs Road or Wild Horse Pass Boulevard while ramps at Queen Creek Road are closed.