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10 Weirdest Things That Have Ruined Your Commute Around Phoenix So Far This Year

Police officers chasing birds on U.S. 60.
Police officers chasing birds on U.S. 60.
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As if there wasn't enough traffic on Phoenix-area highways from people crashing into each other, there are also some weirder things that land on the highways and ruin your commute.

Thanks to the Arizona Department of Transportation's traffic cameras, we can show you the most bizarre things that have messed up your commute around Phoenix this year:

See also: -10 Weird Things That Ruined Your Commute Around Phoenix in 2013

10.) A semi on both sides of the highway

10 Weirdest Things That Have Ruined Your Commute Around Phoenix So Far This Year
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U.S. 60 to I-10 West ramp, August 11.   9.) A little dust

10 Weirdest Things That Have Ruined Your Commute Around Phoenix So Far This Year
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Loop 101 and Warner Road, July 26.

  8.) Tile

10 Weirdest Things That Have Ruined Your Commute Around Phoenix So Far This Year
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I-17 and Indian School, August 6.

  7.) Fallen cable

10 Weirdest Things That Have Ruined Your Commute Around Phoenix So Far This Year
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Loop 101 and University Drive, August 3.

  6.) Kitchen sink

10 Weirdest Things That Have Ruined Your Commute Around Phoenix So Far This Year
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State Route 51 and Thunderbird Road, July 19.

  5.) Ladder

10 Weirdest Things That Have Ruined Your Commute Around Phoenix So Far This Year
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Loop 101 at U.S. 60, July 11.

  4.) All of a family's possessions*

10 Weirdest Things That Have Ruined Your Commute Around Phoenix So Far This Year
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This moving truck actually went down on Interstate 10 in Tucson on July 4.

  3.) Mattress

10 Weirdest Things That Have Ruined Your Commute Around Phoenix So Far This Year
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U.S. 60 and Priest, June 30.

  2.) Chile peppers

10 Weirdest Things That Have Ruined Your Commute Around Phoenix So Far This Year
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Interstate 17, June 30.

  1.) Police officers chasing birds

Police officers chasing birds on U.S. 60.
Police officers chasing birds on U.S. 60.
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U.S. 60 and Val Vista Drive, May 30. It's probably the weirdest, but we can't tell how it affected traffic.

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