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Avalanches cut traffic to Alaska town

POSTED: 8:35 AM Jan 27 2014   UPDATED: 11:39 AM Jan 28 2014

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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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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