TRAFFIC ALERT: Law Enforcement Closes U.S. 199

ODOT: SW Oregon: U.S. 199 in Grants Pass is closed by law enforcement. Detours are in place for traffic between M Street and the Rogue River Highway.

Posted: Apr 2, 2018 12:49 PM
Updated: Apr 2, 2018 12:59 PM

UPDATE 12:57 p.m. -- It appears the road closure is related to an explosive device that Grants Pass police says was was just dropped off the Grants Pass Parkway Fire Station.

Grants Pass Dept. of Public Safety says this has caused the following roads to be closed: East Park Street is closed between Parkdale Drive and Golden Park. East Park at the Baker Park Entrance is also closed. The Grants Pass Parkway S. Bound is closed at M Street. The Grants Pass Parkway N. Bound is closed at Rogue River Hwy. Traffic is being rerouted away from this location. The Oregon State Police Bomb Squad is enroute to the Fire Department to assist.

[ORIGINAL REPORT] GRANTS PASS, Ore. -- ODOT reports U.S. 199 in Grants Pass is closed by law enforcement. ODOT says detours are in place for traffic between M Street and the Rogue River Highway.

Article Comments

Medford
Clear
84° wxIcon
Hi: 93° Lo: 60°
Feels Like: 84°
Brookings
Scattered Clouds
59° wxIcon
Hi: 65° Lo: 54°
Feels Like: 59°
Crater Lake
Clear
79° wxIcon
Hi: 86° Lo: 52°
Feels Like: 79°
Grants Pass
Clear
84° wxIcon
Hi: 94° Lo: 63°
Feels Like: 84°
Klamath Falls
Clear
79° wxIcon
Hi: 86° Lo: 47°
Feels Like: 79°
Hot and Dry Monday
KDRV Radar
KDRV Fire Danger
KDRV Weather Cam

Community Events

Latest Video

Image

Sweet Thai Chili Wrap

Image

Monday, August 19 afternoon weather

Image

Monday, August 19 morning weather

Image

Tag Table Rock Elementary

Image

Health alert: First Aid Kits

Image

Preparing scholars for the first day of school

Image

New classrooms at Table Rock Elementary

Image

Kinder Academy starts today

Image

Rural Metro Drafts Water from Rivers, Creeks, and Ponds

Image

Sunday, August 18 evening weather