Large mudslide has closed US Highway 64 near Eagle Nest

July 6, 2018

EAGLE NEST, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico State Police say there’s a large mudslide on U.S. Highway 64 near Eagle Nest.

They say the highway is closed from mile post 287 before Eagle Nest to mile post 309 in Cimarron.

State Department of Transportation crews are working to clear the roadway.

There’s no immediate estimate to how long the closure will last and motorists are being asked to seek an alternate route.

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