Heavy snowfall closes Denali Highway

Oct 09, 2013 -- 11:15am
- FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) - The Denali Highway is closed due to heavy snow. The state transportation department says more than a foot of snow has fallen on the 135-mile road that connects Cantwell and Paxson on the Parks and Richardson highways. The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports the road is impassable. The department had previously announced plans to end seasonal maintenance on the road Oct. 15.

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