- Associated Press - Saturday, February 11, 2017

PROVO, Utah (AP) - 12:50 p.m.

All lanes of U.S. 189 in Provo Canyon are open again after crews finishing clearing a mudslide and making repairs.

The highway northeast of Provo was reopened early Saturday afternoon after being closed most of Saturday morning.

No injuries have been reported in connection with the slide.

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11:25 a.m.

Crews are working to clear debris from a mudslide that closed a four-mile stretch of U.S. 189 in both directions in Provo Canyon and repair the highway northeast of Provo so it can be reopened.

The Utah Department of Transportation says the slide near Canyon Meadows came from high off the mountain, covering all lanes and damaging guardrail.

No injuries have been reported in connection with the slide, which occurred early Saturday morning.

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8:15 a.m.

An overnight mudslide has closed a four-mile stretch of U.S. 189 in both directions in Provo Canyon northeast of Provo.

The state Department of Transportation says it doesn’t know when the slide will be cleared and is advising drivers to use alternate routes.

No injuries have been reported in connection with the slide, which occurred early Saturday morning.


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