UPDATE: As of 5 p.m., the Highway is now open in both directions.
FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – According to calls Energeticcity.ca has received and DriveBC, there is what appears to be a semi-truck fire north of Sweetwater Road just north of Farmington.
DriveBC is saying Highway 97 is closed in both directions. Detour is via Road #6 Sweetwater, then onto 239W Miller Rd and back out to Hwy 97N.
This is a developing story and we will have updates as they become available.