UPDATE #2: Drivebc.ca now says Highway 97 wil re-open to single lane traffic by 10 p.m. MST.
UPDATE: Highway 97 remains closed 24km north of the junction with MacKenzie. The next update on the road will be shared at 10:30 p.m. MST. Updates will be posted on this site and at www.drivebc.ca
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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – DriveBC is reporting that Highway 97 has been closed in both directions 24 km north of the Junction with Highway 39, south of MacKenzie because of a vehicle incident.
There are no estimates when the road will reopen, the next update will be at 6:30 p.m. MST. We will have more updates as they become available.