YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK (AP) — A busy highway in Yosemite National Park is set to reopen, just a week after house-side boulders crashed down on it during last week’s storm.
Park officials say the Big Oak Flat Road portion of Highway 120 will be cleared by 8 a.m. Saturday.READ MORE: 2 Men Who Drowned At Tuolumne County Swimming Hole Identified As Daly City, Pittsburg Residents
The park’s roads and trails crew have been working to clear the busy highway used by visitors driving in from Northern California. The road will have a gravel surface for weekend traffic, and visitors are urged to drive slowly through the area.READ MORE: Stimulus Check Latest: Is A Fourth Relief Payment Coming?
During next week, the crew plans to close the road again to repave the damaged area.MORE NEWS: California Dominates 'Best Places To Visit In USA' List, Including Several NorCal Spots
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