UPDATE 2: As of 9 pm MST, Hwy 97 is open.
Update 1: As of 5:30 PM MST, Hwy 97 is now single lane alternating traffic.
Motorists be advised that Highway 97 is CLOSED in both directions in the Pine Pass at Powder King due to a vehicle incident. No detour. Estimated time of opening is currently not available.
Drive BC details…
Highway 97, in both directions. Vehicle incident between Powder King Rd and Old Hasler Rd (36 km north of Pine Pass Summit). Road closed. Assessment in progress. No detour available. Next update time Wed Feb 6 at 6:00 PM MST. Last updated Wed Feb 6 at 4:02 PM MST. (DBC-5322)
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