I-17 reopens northbound between Anthem and New River

Jul 29, 2023, 7:53 AM | Updated: 8:23 am

I-17 closed...

I-17 northbound closed July 19, 2023 near milepost 235 and Table Mesa Road.

PHOENIX — The two vehicle crashes which closed I-17 closed northbound near New River and north of Anthem has been cleared and the road is again open.

Southbound lanes of I-17 were unaffected.

According to the Arizona Department of Transportation’s website, slowing began at mile marker 228 just north of Anthem. The closure was at mile marker 233 and continued until mile marker 246.

The first incident began at about 3:49 a.m. according to ADOT.

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I-17 reopens northbound between Anthem and New River