Fully open as of 9:15 pm MST.
UPDATE: Open to single lane alternating traffic as of 8:15 PM MST. Watch for traffic control as clean up is in progress. Watch for downed power lines. Expect delays.
Motorists be advised that Highway 97 is CLOSED in both directions 45 km east of Chetwynd due to downed power lines. No estimated time of opening. Expect delays if you’re heading this way.
Highway 97. Roadway obstruction between Powder King Rd and Nicholson Rd for 82.7 km (Chetwynd to 22 km north of Pine Pass Summit). Road closed. 4 KM south of Mt Lemoray due to downed power line. Next update time Sat Jan 26 at 8:00 PM MST. Last updated Sat Jan 26 at 7:18 PM MST. (DBC-5070)