Snow, fog prompts I-84 shut down at Ontario

Posted at 9:12 AM, Dec 12, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-12 11:12:43-05

Bad weather conditions –- packed snow over ice and heavy fog in some areas -– has prompted the Oregon Department of Transportation to shut down the westbound lanes of Interstate 84 at Ontario

“Crews have been working through the night to sand the roadway to improve traction and will open the westbound lanes as soon as possible. The eastbound freeway is currently open. Travelers are reminded to plan for challenging winter driving conditions throughout eastern Oregon and plan extra time, or postpone travel until conditions improve,” an ODOT news release stated.

You can check for update conditions or call 511/ 800-977-6368. Outside Oregon, you can call 503-588-2941.