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Traffic heading south out of Valley delayed after crash on Interstate 10 near Riggs Road

Dec 14, 2023, 1:30 PM | Updated: 2:09 pm

A line of vehicles is backed up on Interstate 10 after a crash south of Chandler, Arizona....

Eastbound Interstate 10 traffic was backed up Thursday, Dec. 14, 2023, after an afternoon crash south of Chandler. (Arizona Department of Transportation Traffic Camera)

(Arizona Department of Transportation Traffic Camera)

PHOENIX – Traffic heading south out of the Valley was delayed Thursday afternoon after a crash temporarily shut down Interstate 10, authorities said.

The collision was reported just before 1 p.m. on eastbound I-10 near Riggs Road, the Arizona Department of Transportation said. The freeway reopened around 2 p.m.

The crash site is about 7 miles south of the Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway in Chandler.

Motorists were advised to avoid the area or expect delays. There was no estimated time for reopening.

No other details were immediately available.

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Traffic heading south out of Valley delayed after crash on Interstate 10 near Riggs Road