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I-15 southbound congested near Primm Sunday afternoon

Drivers heading toward California on Interstate 15 should expect heavy traffic and a 13-mile backup Sunday afternoon.

Nevada Department of Transportation traffic cameras showed heavy southbound traffic on the highway north of Primm at about 1:45 p.m. Saturday.

Cars were backed up for about 13 miles between Jean and the state line near Primm, according to a tweet from the Regional Transportation Commission. Drivers should prepare for “long delays,” it said.

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

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