US-89 closed near Spanish Fork for floodwaters

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Floodwaters cover US-89 near milepost 310 near the border of Utah and Sanpete counties. (Utah Highway Patrol)

UTAH COUNTY, Utah (ABC4) – Traveling between Utah and Sanpete counties Monday morning? Heads up – part of US-89 is closed for water on the roadway.

Utah Highway Patrol reports US-89 is closed near milepost 310 for flooding. According to the Utah Department of Transportation, US-89 is closed in both directions between mileposts 302 and 312 south of the US-6 junction south of Spanish Fork.

In these photos, seen below, UHP shows how much of the roadway is covered in water.

As of 10 a.m., UHP reports crews are estimating another four to five hours before US-89 is cleaned up enough to reopen.

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