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Bumper-to-bumper holiday traffic affects I-15 near Primm

Updated December 29, 2018 - 11:00 pm

Drivers ran into bumper-to-bumper traffic Saturday afternoon on Interstate 15 at the California state line.

Department of Transportation live traffic cameras showed backups about 3 p.m. on the 15 in both directions near Primm.

Drivers looking to avoid the heavy traffic can use two alternative routes:

— Route 1: Take State Route 160 to State Route 372 to State Route 127. The estimated travel time for the 136-mile trip is 2 hours, 19 minutes.

— Route 2: Take U.S. Highway 95 to Interstate 40. The estimated travel time for the 234-mile trip is 3 hours, 42 minutes.

Contact Katelyn Newberg at knewberg@reviewjournal.com or 702-383-0240. Follow @k_newberg on Twitter.

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