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Hooskanadan Slide Continues Closure Hwy 101 MP344Salem-News.com Travel
Traffic is detouring using Carpenterville Highway.
(BROOKINGS, Ore.) -
Freight restrictions are in effect and motor carrier enforcement officers are on both sides checking traffic.
Drivers are reminded that Carpenterville Highway is a long, narrow and winding road with steep grades and an elevation change of 1,700 feet.
Meantime, ODOT has an apparent low bidder on a contractor to repair the slide. But until the slide slows, work cannot begin. The slide continues to move at a rate of nearly two-feet an hour.
Here are the freight restrictions:
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