Tag: Washout

Taylor Highway Open After Washout

The Taylor Highway is open again after a washout and slide made two sections of the road impassable.

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Mud-Slides and Flooding Hit Taylor and Steese Highways

Heavy rain and flooding has caused mud-slides that have closed areas of the Taylor Highway around Mile 114, and there have been washouts and flooding on the Steese Highway near Circle, between miles 152 and 158. The state Transportation department says it's working on it.