US 97 southbound closed due to fire

Klamath County, Ore. - The Oregon Department of Transportation has closed US 97 southbound in Klamath Falls at OR 140 due to a wildfire in California on US97.

ODOT suggests motorists detour by using OR140 (W) to Interstate 5 in Medford, or via other highways north of Klamath Falls to Interstate 5.

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