Update 2: Highway 97 has since reopened as of 9:45 pm.
Update: Estimated opening time is between 10 pm and 11 pm PST. Next update after 9 pm. Click image below for the latest update. If the link states the event is no longer active, the incident has been cleared.
DriveBC is reporting that Highway 97 approximately 45 km south of Quesnel is CLOSED due to a vehicle incident.
Assessment in progress. No detour.
More details as they become available. Next update after 7 pm PST. Click the map below for future updates…
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