Update: Traffic back open in both directions following rock slide on Hwy 299


Update as of 9:30 p.m.:

Update as of 11:40 a.m.:

Update as of 10:25 a.m.:

Original Story:

Highway 299 West is closed west of Helena after a rock slide Wednesday morning.

Caltrans says there are boulders and rocks on the road about 5 miles west of Helena.

Caltrans added the road will likely be closed all morning. They added this is not in the Carr Fire area.

The California Highway Patrol said a vehicle rolled over in the area due to the rock slide, but there were no injuries.

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