Fallen tree, unstable hillside force road closure near West Valley Highway

Photo courtesy Pierce County Government

Jovita Boulevard at West Valley Highway and at 114th Avenue is closed because of a downed tree across the roadway. 

According to Pierce County government, the tree is 4-5 feet in diameter. 

The Edgewood Fire Department said the hillside it fell from is unstable. 

The road will remain closed until the tree is removed and the hillside is assessed.