Interstate 40 westbound closed in Winslow

The westbound lanes of Interstate 40 are closed in Winslow, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

The closure is due to a vehicle fire at milepost 261.

Motorists are advised to expect delays and seek an alternate route.

There is no estimated time to reopen the westbound lanes. The eastbound lanes are unaffected.

Real-time highway conditions are available on ADOT’s Arizona Traveler Information site at, by calling 511, downloading the AZ 511 app and through ADOT’s Twitter feed, @ArizonaDOT.