Breaking: Portions of I-90 Closed Due to Standoff Situation

This morning at approximately 7:00 am Gillette Police and Campbell County Sheriff Deputies responded to a vehicle along interstate 90.

According to City of Gillette Communications Specialist, Geno Palazzari an individual is currently in an incapacitated vehicle and has barricaded himself in the vehicle in a standoff situation with Gillette Police and Campbell County Sheriff Deputies.

This is an ongoing situation, but authorities advise the public is in no apparent danger at this time.

Law enforcement has Westbound Interstate 90 closed at the west exchange (Skyline Drive/Highway 50). Eastbound traffic is being diverted at Force Road for the incident.

More information will be provided as it becomes available.