Road partially open after mudslide in Nephi Canyon

Posted at 4:55 PM, Jul 28, 2014
and last updated 2014-07-28 23:25:02-04

NEPHI, Utah –State Route 132 through Nephi Canyon has partially opened up after a mudslide closed it Monday afternoon, according to a officials.

A tweet from UDOT Region 3 states: “SR-132 in Nephi Canyon is open to one-way traffic after a mudslide this afternoon at MP 37 in Juab County.”

Dwayne Baird with Utah Highway Patrol said the mudslide was caused by heavy rain in the area.

More information will be provided as it becomes available.