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UPDATE: One lane reopened following rock slide on I-90 near 4th of July Pass

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4TH OF JULY PASS, Idaho -

One lane of traffic has been reopened following a rock slide on Interstate 90 near 4th of July Pass.

The slide happened around 10 a.m. Thursday in the westbound lanes, 13 miles east of Coeur d'Alene.

Officials with the Idaho Transportation Department say heavy moisture from freeze/thaw cycles caused the hillside to give way. They say there were no warning signs that the hillside was unstable. 

No one was hurt and there are no reports of damaged vehicles. 

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Westbound lanes of I-90 are blocked due to a rock slide on 4th of July pass, according to Idaho State Police. 

The slide happened about 13 miles east of Coeur d'Alene. 

Idaho State Police say one lane of I-90 will be blocked for up to 3 days while they clean up and assess the hillside. 

Officials on scene told KHQ's Joe McHale that rock slides are common this time of year due to freeze/thaw cycles. They say this hillside didn't show any signs that it was vulnerable.

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KHQ has a crew heading to the scene. Stay tuned for updates. 

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