Highway 97 Closed Again Due To Strong Winds
Another windy day yesterday and another closure of Highway 97 because of dust. It was the second time this week. On Sunday a dust storm blinded drivers on Highway 97 near Toppenish causing a multiple car crash, the same thing happened yesterday. A large dust storm closed the highway and a 3 vehicle crash happened near Toppenish. One driver was taken to a Toppenish hospital with injuries. Highway 97 reopened last night.