Update 2: Highway 16 is now open to full traffic. As of 6:55 PM.
Update 1: Highway 16 is now single lane alternating traffic as of 5:40 PM. Expect major traffic delays.
Motorists be advised that Highway 16 West is closed in both directions at Chilako Bridge due to a serious vehicle incident. DriveBC.ca is stating the incident is located approximately 20 km west of Prince George...
Highway 16 West at Bednesti. The incident is located east of this location. DriveBC.ca
There is a detour but it is for light traffic only. Detour using Lower Mud Road to McBride Timber North. Our next update will be after 3 PM. Police say a fatal crash occurred and the highway will be closed for a period of time.
Estimated time for opening is around 7 PM.