Rock Slide Shuts Down Portion of Highway 35
Holiday travel has been delayed at least this morning for some in the immediate area. Not ice. not snow. But rocks. Falling rocks. A rock slide has covered highway 35 just south of Genoa. Happened sometime overnight, says the Vernon county sheriff's department. They're detouring drivers onto highway 56 in Genoa, higway 82 in De Soto. They expect the mess to be cleaned up sometime later this morning. No injuries occurred because of the slide.