2 Northwest Wyoming Highway Closed by Avalanches

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Avalanches have closed stretches of two highways in northwest Wyoming.

The Wyoming Department of Transportation reports that U.S. 26/89 between Alpine Junction and Hoback Junction and U.S. 189/191 between Bondurant and Hoback Junction are closed because of avalanches.

Crews are working to clear the snow off the roadways.

In addition, Wyoming 22 between Wilson and the Idaho state line is closed because of avalanche control.

Roads in the Jackson Hole region are generally slick with snowfall.