ADOT Begins Much-Needed Repaving Project On I-40 In Flagstaff

ADOT is starting a much-needed repaving project on Interstate-40. Crews are repaving a ten-mile stretch between Interstate-17 and Walnut Canyon Road in Flagstaff. The work will include replacing the existing pavement in both directions of I-40 and replacing pavement on the on- and off-ramps at four intersections in the project area. Work will also include […]

Fire Crews Take Hours To Extract Driver Of Rolled Over Semi Near Flagstaff

Flagstaff Fire crews, along with Summit Fire and Medical, were called to a rollover accident early Saturday morning involving a semi-truck near the Walnut Canyon Exit on Interstate-40.  Crews worked for nearly two-and-a-half hours to extract the driver, due to the accident scene and the difficulty getting to the cab.  The driver was finally pulled […]

I-40 Narrowed To One Lane In Each Direction At Exit 191 West Of Flagstaff

Interstate 40 will be narrowed to one lane each direction while construction continues on the West Flagstaff Bridge at Exit 191, the Flagstaff Business Route exit, through October. The interstate will be reduced to one east and westbound lane between Route 66 and Flagstaff Ranch Road. In addition, there will be a 14-foot vehicle restriction, […]

ADOT Begins Work On Bridge Rehab Project On I-40 West Of Flagstaff

The Arizona Department of Transportation has worked on replacing bridges on Interstate-40 around Flagstaff this year and now its West Flagstaff’s turn. ADOT crews has begun to remove the existing east and westbound bridge structure and superstructure at Exit 192, or the Flagstaff Business Route Exit. Throughout the construction process, a minimum of one lane […]

Fire Crews Tend To 14 Fires Along Interstate-40 Friday In Joseph City

Multiple fire crews tended to 14 individual brush fires along Interstate-40 in Joseph City Friday. Crews were called to a six mile stretch of I-40 at around 2:10 p.m. The fires were spotted between Exit 280 westbound to Exit 274 and burned a combined four acres. Crews from Joseph City, Holbrook and Winslow fire departments, […]

Man Killed On I-40 Last Friday As He Tried To Push His Vehicle Off The Highway

There’s more information into last Friday’s fatal accident on westbound Interstate-40 east of Flagstaff. DPS says two-vehicles were involved in the accident at around 7:35 a.m. just west of Winona. The accident involved a pickup truck and a passenger vehicle. The pickup truck was traveling west in the number-two lane when it rear-ended the passenger […]

Fatal Accident Temporarily Closed Westbound I-40 East Of Flagstaff Friday Morning

A fatal accident closed westbound Interstate-40 east of Flagstaff this morning. DPS says two-vehicles were involved in that accident at around 7:26 a.m. just west of Winona. The accident involved a pickup truck and a passenger vehicle. One person was ejected and was pronounced dead at the scene. Another person has minor injuries. The scene […]