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UPDATE: Hwy 97 remains closed. As of 10:59 AM PST.
Motorists be advised that Highway 97 is CLOSED in both directions near Hixon due to a serious crash. We can confirm this crash is fatal and we’ll update those details later.
There is no No detour. Next update is around 11 AM or sooner if new information is available.
Highway 97, in both directions. Vehicle incident between Colebank Rd E and Widdis Rd for 4.7 km (6 to 10 km north of Hixon). Detour not available. Assessment in progress. The road is closed. Next update time Wed Dec 8 at 11:00 AM PST. Last updated Wed Dec 8 at 6:23 AM PST. (DBC-35892)