Zion tunnel work restricts big rig traffic
By bob mims
| The Salt Lake Tribune
First Published Oct 07 2013 08:22 am • Last Updated Oct 07 2013 11:28 am
Construction work on the tunnel at Zion National Park closed down State Route 9 through southern Utah’s Zion National Park to oversized vehicles.
The Utah Department of Transportation said Monday that the restrictions apply to vehicles exceeding 7 feet 10 inches wide and 11 feet 4 inches tall.
Such big rigs are advised to instead use alternate routes such as SR 14 or SR 20 until further notice.
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