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Closure On Highway 58 Tuesday For Semi Truck Recovery


Highway 58 Will Close Tuesday For Semi Truck Removal 

Travel Alert: Highway 58 Closure Tuesday 

OR 58 Willamette Highway closed Tuesday morning for semi truck recovery

Travelers should take alternate routes, delay travel, or expect long wait

OR 58 Willamette Highway will be closed for about four hours on Tuesday morning, Dec. 3rd, for crews to recover a semi truck that went over the bank last week. The road will be closed from 8:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. between Crescent Lake and the east end of Oakridge.

Travelers should take alternate routes, delay travel or expect a long wait.

The full closure is needed to remove the truck safely. Three wreckers will pull the semi truck up the embankment and the process will block the entire road.

Source: ODOT


Dangerous conditions reported north of town on HWY 97.

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Traffic Alert posted at 8:17am 12-9-18 

ODOT is reporting that very foggy conditions exist north of town on Highway 97. Visibility currently reported less than 1/4 mile with ice conditions on roadways. The 911 call center also recently received a call of very slick ice conditions around mile post 265 a few miles north of the Pilot truck stop. 

A vehicle slid off the road around milepost 265 with no injuries reported. Please use caution for fog and ice on HWY 97 and ice in other areas especially shaded sections of highway. 

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