Wildfire in Carbon County Closes Areas Off of I-80 This Afternoon

Wildfire in Carbon County Closes Areas Off of I-80 This Afternoon

WYDOT - Closed roads in red (link to map in post)

Originally reported by County10

US-30/287 between Walcott Jct and Hanna Jct is closed along with WY-72 between I-80 and Hanna Jct due to a wildfire that started today, September 5th.

The fire is currently an estimated 50 acres, according to the Rocky Mountain Area Coordination Center.

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There is no estimated time of reopening. You can find the latest road updates by clicking here.

A second wildfire also started today and is burning northeast of Hanna at the base of Casper Mountain. Click here for more info.