Highway 55 back open after large mudslide

Credit: Paul Boehlke / KTVB

Highway 55 mudslide stopped and rerouted traffic for over two hours

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by KTVB.COM

KTVB.COM

Posted on September 14, 2013 at 5:53 PM

Updated Sunday, Sep 15 at 4:10 PM

BOISE COUNTY -- Highway 55 has been reopened, after being shutdown between Spring Creek Way and Old Horseshoe Bend Hill Road because of a large mudslide.

County dispatch told KTVB the mountain slid down quite a bit in that area.

According to ITD spokesperson Reed Hollinshead, travelers were rerouted for more than two hours using Highway 52 through Emmett and Old Horseshoe Bend Hill Road.

More updates to come on KTVB.COM and the News at Ten.

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