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Posted on: June 12, 2018

Road closures remain in effect due to Badger Creek Fire

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12 June 2018 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

Road closures remain in effect due to Badger Creek Fire

LARAMIE, Wyo. – Two road closures on the WYDOT system remain in effect in Albany County due to the ongoing Badger Creek Fire. WYO 230 remains closed between Woods Landing and the Colorado state line. The road closed Monday, June 11, and the fire has crossed the highway. (In Colorado, Colorado Highway 127 is closed from the Colorado 125 junction to the Wyoming state line except for local traffic).  WYO 10 is also now closed from Woods Landing to the Colorado state line.  It is unknown when conditions will be safe for the two highways to reopen. Travelers are advised to use alternate routes.  Updated road conditions are available at www.wyoroad.info.
Updates for the Badger Creek Fire are available at https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/5836/.

For information about this news release, contact WYDOT District 1 public information specialist Matt Murphy at 307-745-2142 or matthew.murphy@wyo.gov.

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