Posted: Jul 17, 2013 7:45 PM by MTN News
Updated: Jul 17, 2013 8:26 PM
UPDATE: 8:25 p.m. - 7/17/13: Photos added.
Highway 89 South is closed this evening due to a mudslide caused by heavy rains.
A reported 4 to 10 feet of mud and debris has covered the roadway.
Old Yellowstone Trail is closed for public safety. Cinnabar Basin is also impacted by the slide and may be closed.
Flooding and deep mudslides have been reported in the area.
A reporter with MTN News was on his way to the scene and tells us he was turned around at a roadblock at Pray, Mont.
This is an emerging incident with details still coming in, we will update story as more news becomes available. There is no estimated time for when travel will resume.