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Section of Highway 83 blocked off due to accident

Posted at 4:11 PM, May 01, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-01 23:29:21-04

UPDATE, 9:15 PM, 5/1/2020

One person has died and another was injured in a rollover crash north of Seeley Lake Friday afternoon.

The Montana Highway Patrol reports a single-vehicle crash occurred around 3:30 p.m. on Highway 83 between Seeley Lake and Condon.

One female died at the scene while a second female was taken by Life Flight to an area hospital.

The crash scene has been cleared, but the names of those involved have not yet been released.

We will update you with any new information.

(first report, 4:11 PM, 5/1/2020)

The Missoula County Sheriff's Office sent out a MEANS alert on Friday afternoon that northbound and southbound traffic on Highway 83 between mile markers 35 and 36 were blocked off due to a vehicle accident in the area.

If traveling on Highway 83 in the area, expect delays or choose an alternative route.