Long delays expected for northern Arizona drivers near Cameron

PHOENIX – Drivers traveling US 89 near Cameron in northern Arizona should allow extra travel time, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. A paving project along an eight-mile section (milepost 477-485) of US 89, about 60 miles north of Flagstaff, is causing delays.

Motorists may be delayed between 45 minutes to one hour. Flaggers will guide vehicles through the work zone. Restrictions are expected from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6 and Thursday, Aug. 7 this week and Monday, Aug. 11 and Tuesday, Aug. 12 next week.

For the most current information about highway closures and restrictions statewide, visit ADOT’s Travel Information Site at www.az511.gov, follow us on Twitter (@ArizonaDOT) or call 5-1-1.