2:15 p.m. Update – The Highway is now open to single lane alternating traffic.
10 a.m. Update – Drivebc.ca now says the road should open between 1 p.m. And 3 p.m. They will release the next update at 12:30.
9:00 a.m. UPDATE – The Highway will remain closed until sometime between 5 p.m. And 8 p.m. Saturday. The next update will be released at 4:30 p.m.
CHETWYND, B.C. – Highway 97 is closed 17 km north of Callahazon Creek, between Chetwynd and MacKenzie due to a wash out.
According to Drivebc.ca, the damage is currently being assessed and the next update on condition of the Highway will be released at 10:30 a.m.
For now the Highway is closed 17 km North of Callahazon Creek.
As updates are released, we will post them here, or you can visit www.drivebc.ca
— Drive BC (@DriveBC) June 10, 2017