Landslides close highways near Rainier, Twin Rocks - KPTV - FOX 12

Landslides close highways near Rainier, Twin Rocks

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Hwy 30 near St. Johns Bridge Hwy 30 near St. Johns Bridge
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

The Oregon Department of Transportation said landslides and high water have closed several highways throughout the region.

ODOT said US 30 at milepost 44 near Rainier; OR 47 at milepost 47 near Mist; and US 101 at milepost 52 near Twin Rocks are closed.

ODOT said travelers in Northwest Oregon should avoid using state highways tonight.

One lane of traffic is open in both directions on Highway 30 near the St. Johns Bridge after a landslide happened Tuesday afternoon. Crews will start removing debris on Wednesday morning. ODOT said they hope to have all lanes open by Wednesday afternoon.

To check for updates on road conditions, visit TripCheck.com.

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