BREAKING: Storm hammers Alpine, Multiple mudslides close Snake River Canyon

UPDATE: Both lanes of road have been cleared and The Snake River Canyon has reopened.

ALPINE, WYO – Highway crews are working to clear debris from the road in Snake River Canyon. More than one mudslide following a flash hailstorm has closed Highway 26/89 with vehicles reportedly trapped between fallen rocks and earth.

The storm circling above High Altitude Powersports shop in Alpine. Photo: Jess Lane

 

No injuries have been reported at this time but the highway between Hoback Junction and Alpine is currently closed.

Marble size hail from the storm.

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