The Oregon Department of Transportation closed a nine-mile stretch of Highway 26 near Mt. Hood Wednesday afternoon to upright a semi-truck that crashed Tuesday. The operation that was expected to be wrapped up by 5:00 p.m. still had the highway closed in both directions at 6:00 p.m.
The closure spans between Frog Lake at milepost 62 to the junction with OR 216 at milepost 71.
Eastbound travelers are detoured on OR 35 to Interstate 84. Westbound travelers are detoured down OR 216 to U.S. 197. Westbound travelers were advised to stay on U.S. 97 in Madras.