Updated Nov 20, 2013 - 2:28 pm
NB Interstate 17 reopened after police situation
PHOENIX -- Northbound Interstate 17 was reopened in Phoenix Wednesday after a police situation closed the highway.
Police said a suicidal person threatened to jump on to the roadway. Negotiators were able to convince that person to come down.
The freeway was closed at Indian School Road. The on-ramp from Indian School was also closed.
The highway reopened about 2:20 p.m.
The person has not been identified.
Martha Maurer, News Editor