Rock slide blocks road to Ross Dam powerhouse

Rock slide blocks road to Ross Dam powerhouse

A huge slide came down near the Ross power house. A pickup truck can be seen in the foreground.

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by KING5.com

KING5.com

Posted on March 15, 2010 at 11:51 AM

Updated Monday, Mar 15 at 12:45 PM

SKAGIT COUNTY, Wash. - A huge rock slide is blocking the road to the Ross Dam powerhouse.

A Seattle City Light spokesman said the slide happened late Sunday night.

No one was injured.

An unoccupied pickup truck that belongs to Ross Lake Resort was destroyed by the slide.

The slide is not interfering with dam operations. An engineer and environmental affairs staff are assessing the damage. 

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