January 4, 2011 in Idaho

Idaho highway near Rose Lake re-opens

 

Idaho Highway 3 near Rose Lake has re-opened to traffic one week after a culvert running under the roadway collapsed, the Idaho Transportation Department announced.

High runoff and flooding caused the culvert to collapse, washing out the roadway.

A new culvert has been installed and the roadway repaired. The contractor worked around the clock until the repair work was completed, the agency said Tuesday.

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