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Multi-Car Crash Closes Part of Crater Lake Highway

All lanes are back open on Hwy 62 at Butte Falls Highway following a multi-car crash involving a semi truck that caused traffic disruptions for several hours.

Posted: Dec. 3, 2018 7:53 AM
Updated: Dec. 3, 2018 11:47 AM


UPDATE: All lanes were back open on Hwy 62 at Butte Falls Highway as of 10:23 a.m., according to ODOT. No major injuries have been reported in spite of the severity of the incident. Multiple vehicles and a semi truck were all involved in the crash.

(Updated 12/3/18 at 11:30 a.m.)

INITIAL REPORT: The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) reports that Oregon 62 at Butte Falls Highway near mile post 14 is closed following a multi-car crash. 

Crews say the crash is involving a commercial truck. They say to expect delays, and use caution due to freezing fog and slippery conditions. 

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