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I-80 closes from Laramie to Rawlins amid Wyoming snowstorm

UPDATE: As of 6:30 p.m., the I-80 closure has been extended. I-80 is closed in both directions from Laramie to Rawlins. Eastbound travel is closed from Rawlins to Exit 111 near Rock Springs, according to WYDOT.

CASPER, Wyo. — Interstate 80 is closed from Laramie to Rawlins amid winter conditions in the Cowboy State, according to the Wyoming Department of Transportation.

The I-80 closure went into effect at around 6:07 p.m. Thursday. WYDOT has not issued an estimated opening time.

U.S. Highways 287/30 and Wyoming Highways 487/77 are also closed in both directions from Laramie to Rawlins.

Other highways in the state are seeing impacts with snow expected to last through at least Friday morning. Road condition information is available from WYDOT.

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