Traffic advisory: Travel delays on I-15 due to multiple crashes, dangerous weather conditions

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ST. GEORGE — Traffic is delayed on Interstate 15 Wednesday evening due to multiple crashes and rainy conditions.

A crash on northbound I-15 near mile marker 35 is causing traffic delays of about five minutes, according to the Utah Department of Transportation.

The crash occurred around 4:15 p.m. and is estimated to be cleared by 5:15 p.m.

Another crash on southbound I-15 near mile marker 29, just 6 miles north of Leeds, is blocking the left lane and causing significant traffic delays of about 15 minutes.

The clearance time for the southbound crash is estimated to be around 6 p.m.

Dangerous weather conditions have also been reported on I-15. A St. George News reporter traveling through the area around 4 p.m. reported standing water in several places and heavy rains most of the way from St. George to Cedar City.

For current traffic and weather conditions, visit the UDOT website.

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