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Avalanches cut traffic to Alaska town

Published: Jan 27 2014 08:35:35 AM EST   Updated On: Jan 28 2014 11:39:30 AM EST

Avalanches have blocked the only highway to Valdez, Alaska, cutting off all motor traffic to the coastal town of about 4,000 and leading town officials to urge voluntary evacuations of residences.

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Alyeska Pipeline Service Company

Avalanches have blocked the only highway to Valdez, Alaska, cutting off all motor traffic to the coastal town of about 4,000 and leading town officials to urge voluntary evacuations of residences.

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