NEAR BUMBLE BEE, Ariz. (KSAZ) - A single vehicle rollover accident closed the southbound lanes of Interstate 17 for some time Monday afternoon, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.
According to a statement released by ADOT, the incident took place near Bumble Bee, at milepost 248.
I-17 southbound at Bumble Bee (mph 248) is CLOSED due to a crash. Backup is now two-miles long. pic.twitter.com/6aUvNvyrt9— Arizona DOT (@ArizonaDOT) July 4, 2017
According to information from the Arizona Department of Public Safety (DPS), the roadway is blocked for medical helicopters. According to Daisy Mountain Fire Department, five people inside the vehicle were ejected, and three medical helicopters have been dispatched.
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