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Mon, June 17

89 reopens north of Prescott airport after crash

Update, 11:20 p.m.:

The northbound lanes of Highway 89 have reopened just north of Prescott, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

The crash scene has been cleared. The southbound lanes were not affected.

The Daily Courier is seeking details about the crash; check back for updates.

Original post:

The northbound lanes of Highway 89 are closed just north of Prescott because of a vehicle crash, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

The highway is closed at milepost 321.5, roughly one mile north of Ernest A. Love Field Airport. There is no estimated time to reopen the highway, a news release states. Drivers are advised to expect delays.

The southbound lanes are unaffected.

Real-time highway conditions are available on ADOT’s Arizona Traveler Information site at az511.gov, by calling 511 and through ADOT’s Twitter feed, @ArizonaDOT. When a freeway closure or other major traffic event occurs, ADOT's free app available at ADOTAlerts.com will send critical information directly to app users in affected areas – where possible, in advance of alternate routes.

Watch dCourier.com for updates.

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