Travel Alert: Rockslide causes delays on US 2 in Chelan County

CHELAN COUNTY, Wash. – WSP posted on Twitter around 8 a.m. Tuesday morning that a landslide on US 2 in Tumwater Canyon west of Leavenworth will be closed briefly. WSP said crews had to blast the rock to clear it.

Private John Bryant said on Twitter: “Consider delaying your trip or using an alternate route if you plan to use US2 in Chelan County.”

The KAPP-KVEW weather team said snow and showers had loosened the ground on major mountain passes over the past two days.

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RELATED: US-730 reopens in Walla Walla County after landslide closure

WSP recommends checking your travel conditions before you travel. Click here: Traffic conditions – WSP (wa.gov).


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