TIME: 1030 Tue Fed 12 2019
LOCATION: State Route 6- Tillamook to Gales Creek
ALERT TYPE: Hazard/Crash
There is multiple incidents on HWY 6 at this time.
* Reports of multiple trees and power lines down between milepost mileposts 13 and 17. Tillamook PUD is on-scene working to clear the road and make repairs.
*Reports of a Multiple vehicle crash at milepost 23 near Lees Camp. A semi has jack knifed and has the highway blocked. Reports of minor injuries with fire & EMS on-scene.
* ODOT is reporting abandoned vehicles near the summit of HWY 6. Chain restriction between MP 28 and MP 38 on vehicles towing or over 10,000 GVW. ODOT has plows & crews working in the area. WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST THIS EVENING
If possible, avoid traveling on HWY 6 today. If you need to travel to the Valley use an alternate route or expect severe weather & driving conditions on HWY 6.
For more information visit www.tripcheck.com or call 5-1-1.