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.
The El Portal Rd (HWY 140) is scheduled to reopen at 6pm today! Big thanks to our road crews! Read more: https://t.co/7yLX5aNwpH.
— Yosemite National Pk (@YosemiteNPS) January 9, 2016
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