Drivers stuck in 10-mile backups on I-90 due to paving work

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SPRAGUE, Wash. — Drivers are stuck in eight to ten miles of backups on I-90 due to paving work near the town of Sprague.

Crews have closed a westbound lane while they wait for newly-poured asphalt to cool. They are using a water truck to hose down the road in an effort to get it reopened sooner.