CRS warning of freezing rain in the South Peace

Must Read

Smoky Skies Bulletin issued Friday for Peace River South

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. - Environment Canada has issued another Smoky Skies Bulletin for Peace River South. According to Environment...

Three new cases of COVID-19 identified in Northern Health Region

VICTORIA, B.C. – Three new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed on Friday, bringing the total in the Northern Health...

Economic recovery plan has “next to nothing” for British Columbians, says Wilkinson

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. - The Provincial Government released its COVID-19 economic recovery plan on Thursday, and B.C. Liberal...

POUCE COUPE, B.C. — Officials with Caribou Road Services are warning motorists of freezing rain and incredibly slick road conditions in the South Peace today.

In an email statement, CRS said that freezing rain is reported to be falling in several spots in the South Peace, while the Pine Pass received freezing rain all night during the overnight hours. Maintenance crews are asking motorists to slow down and drive to the road conditions in the area and to watch for changing conditions.

CRS says it has deployed salt trucks to try and melt some of the freezing rain that has coated area highways. The trucks travel at a maximum speed of 25km/h when they are applying salt, and often travel along highway centrelines. CRS is also urging motorists to follow at a safe distance and give them space to work.

- Advertisement -

For current road conditions visit

- Advertisement -

Community Interviews with Moose FM

Subscribe to our newsletter

Get the latest news delivered to your mailbox every morning.

More Articles Like This