Hwy. 101 blocked by mudslide in Mason County

LILLIWAUP, Wash. - Highway 101 is completely blocked by a new mudslide that came down over the roadway late Sunday afternoon, state transportation officials said.

The mudslide is at milepost 325 near Lilliwaup in Mason County, along the shore of Hood Canal.

State Transportation Department maintenance crews and state troopers are arriving on scene.

There is no estimate of when the roadway will be cleared.

This is a developing news story. More information will be posted as it becomes available.