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Officials warn of hazardous driving conditions in Boise County after car crash blocks parts of Highway 55

Boise County is currently under a winter weather advisory.
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BOISE CITY, Idaho — A multi-vehicle crash is blocking northbound lanes of Highway 55 in Boise County and officials are warning drivers of hazardous road conditions throughout the county due to winter weather.

According to Boise County Emergency Management, the crash happened at mile marker 57.5 and traffic is being diverted around the crash.

Officials did not state exactly how many cars were involved in the crash or if anyone was seriously injured.

It is unknown how long it will be until the crash is cleared and when northbound lanes of Highway 55 will be reopened.

Snow showers are moving through parts of Idaho this weekend and may bring several inches of snow to southwestern Idaho.

Boise County is currently under a winter weather advisory.

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