LOGAN — Logan Canyon, US-89 is partially closed after blowing snow caused several slide-offs Wednesday afternoon. The closure is near the summit, where law enforcement reported “whiteout” conditions.

Utah Highway Patrol troopers closed the canyon from the Beaver Mountain Ski Resort to Bear Lake around 3:45 p.m.

Several semi-trucks slid off the highway blocking the road in both directions. Crews from Cache and Rich counties are attempting clear the stuck vehicles and clear the roadway.

Motorist wishing to travel from Logan to Bear Lake are advised to use Emigration Canyon, between Preston and Ovid, Idaho.


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