Highway 140 near Yosemite set to reopen

Posted at 2:56 PM, Jan 09, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-09 18:06:14-05

Yosemite officials tellKFSN-TVthat Highway 140 near Yosemite National Park is set to reopen at 6 p.m. Saturday evening after a rockslide closed one of the main access points to the park earlier in the week.

KFSN-TV reports that The Yosemite park staff and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) staff assessed the site Friday and deemed it safe for park personnel to begin removing the rubble left behind by the rockslide.


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