Crash closes eastbound I-10 at Alvernon Way – KOLD

Eastbound lanes of I-10 are closed at Alvernon Way in Tucson.

Eastbound lanes of I-10 were closed at Alvernon Way in Tucson because of a crash early on Tuesday, June 22.(Arizona Department of Transportation)

Updated: 1 hour ago

TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) – Traffic had to be diverted from eastbound I-10 at Alvernon Way because of a crash on Tuesday morning, June 22, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

After the brief closure, highway officials reopened the right lane, but the traffic backup extended as far west as the Ajo Way exit.

Drivers are advised to delay travel or to seek alternate routes.

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