1:32pm – Update on traffic crash on 101 just north of Lincoln City – one lane on 101 is open – flaggers
To get around a serious traffic crash on Highway 101 just north of Lincoln City, take East Devil’s Lake Road from 101 at the Outlet Mall all the way to Highway 101 to the north. At the intersection of East Devil’s Lake Road and 101, turn east (right) to get you back onto 101 upstream of the wreck.
Watch for flaggers.
For travelers heading home on northbound 101, if you haven’t yet passed Newport or Depoe Bay, turn east onto Highway 20 (in Newport) and head east to the valley and Highways 99 and I-5 to finish your trip home. 101 will be closed for hours.
One lane of travel is back open on Highway 101 through the crash scene but it’s very congested and slow going.