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Small rock slide temporarily closes Historic Columbia River Highway near Corbett

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(Image: Oregon Department of Transportation) (Image: Oregon Department of Transportation)
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COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE, OR (KPTV) -

A small rock slide closed the Historic Columbia River Highway for a short time Monday morning.

The Oregon Department of Transportation said the slide happened on the historic highway about three miles east of Corbett just before 8 a.m.

Crews responded to the scene and cleared debris that had fallen on the roadway.

ODOT crews reopened the highway just after 9 a.m.

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