VIDEO: Extremely low visibility on I-80 in the Sierra

(Caltrans District 3)

TRUCKEE (KRON) — Interstate 80 over the Donner Summit was shut down Wednesday morning due to extremely low visibility. I-80 has since been reopened but chains will be required.

All westbound and eastbound traffic was at a halt. Officials say the blowing snow is causing low visibility and car spin outs.

Expect delays on I-80 over the Donner Summit. All WB and EB traffic still being held due to blowing snow and vehicle spin outs.

— Caltrans District 3 (@CaltransDist3) January 4, 2017

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