ITD TRAVEL ADVISORY: Motorists urged to use caution ID-55 between Banks and Cascade

Posted at 4:58 PM, Mar 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-01 18:58:51-05

BOISE, Idaho — If you are driving between Cascade and Banks on Highway 55 this winter, you will want to drive with care.

The Idaho Transportation Department has issued a traffic advisory, saying harsh winter weather has seriously damaged the roadway. leaving major potholes and frost heaves.

I.T.D. say the damages are happening faster than maintenance crews can fix them.

If you do drive that way, you will see signs asking you to slow down and use caution.

Motorists are encourage to use Highway 95 as an alternate, if possible.