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Alaska State Troopers B Detachment
Sunday August 25th, 2019 :: 08:02 a.m. AKDT

Advisory

Starting noon today, 8/25, all lanes of traffic on the Parks Highway will be open. The restricted speed limit of 45 mph remains in effect.

Coordinated efforts between fire managers with the McKinley Fire, Alaska State Troopers (AST) and Alaska Dept. of Transportation (DOT) are making adjustments to the traffic restrictions on the Parks Highway between mileposts 76-99, based on current fire conditions.

Starting noon on Sunday, August 25th, all lanes of traffic on the Parks Highway will be open. While there will no longer be a pilot car, please note the current restricted speed limit of 45 mph will remain in effect. Please drive with caution as flaggers will continue to be on the roadway in areas where fire crews and equipment will be entering/exiting the roadway. Drivers are encouraged to turn on headlights to increase visibility. AST will continue to monitor the area with patrols to ensure firefighters and public safety. 

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Alaska State Troopers B Detachment

, AK 99573

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