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UPDATE: Lanes Cleared After Crash South of Shady Cove on Hwy 62

Lanes in both directions on Highway 62 just south of Shady Cove were blocked Friday morning due to a crash.

Posted: Oct 12, 2018 10:06 AM
Updated: Oct 12, 2018 11:08 AM

SHADY COVE, Ore. —

UPDATE: The latest information from ODOT indicates that both lanes of Hwy 62 have been cleared near milepost 18 south of Shady Cove following the earlier crash.

However, a rock fall to the northeast of Trail near Joseph H. Stewart State Park (milepost 35) is also causing delays on Hwy 62. ODOT advises caution in this area.

(Updated 10/12/18 at 11 a.m.)


INITIAL REPORT: Both the northbound and southbound lanes of Crater Lake Highway are currently shut down just south of Shady Cove due to a crash, according to the Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT).

The crash site is located near milepost 18.5, ODOT reports on their TripCheck website. At this time, estimated delays of 20 minutes are anticipated.

This is a developing story, and NewsWatch 12 will update this article with more details as they emerge.

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