Delays to come as crews repair Helena Fire damage on Highway 299

HELENA/JUNCTION CITY – Following the destructive Helena Fire, emergency crews have been at work repairing parts of Highway 299 between Junction City and Helena.

While this section has recently been open to traffic, you can expect some upcoming delays.

Between now through Monday at 6:30AM the road will be open, but starting Monday morning through next Saturday at 6:30PM you can expect 20 minute delays.

Flaggers will control traffic to be led by a pilot car, and Caltrans asks travelers to please drive slowly and consider the safety of their crews.