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UDOT: Chains or 4 wheel drive required for all vehicles traveling through Parleys Canyon

Posted at 6:50 PM, Nov 28, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-29 17:28:09-05

PARLEYS CANYON— The Utah Department of Transportation has issued a road restriction for eastbound Interstate 80 at Parleys Canyon.

Chains are required for semi trucks traveling eastbound beginning at milepost 130 which is the mouth of Parleys Canyon.

UDOT tweeted the restrictions just after 3 p.m.

That followed an earlier tweet that all vehicles traveling through Parleys Canyon will be required to have chains or 4 wheel drive starting at milepost 128.

No word on how long this road restriction will remain in place.

Restrictions have also been put in place on semi-trucks traveling through westbound US 6 at MP 232 from Helper to Spanish Fork must have chains.

The restriction on US 6 will be lifted at 7:05 p.m. Thursday night.