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Highway 97 closed near Powder King


UPDATE: The road has been cleared as of 10:39 MST

CHETWYND, B.C. – Highway 97 is closed between Powder King Road and Old Hasler Road due to a vehicle incident.

As of 9:20 a.m. Monday, the Highway is closed in both directions with no estimate on when the highway will re-open.  There is no detour around the collision.

Drivebc.ca says the closure has been caused by a vehicle incident.  The next update is expected at 11 a.m. Monday.

If you’re travelling in the area, let us know what you see, email [email protected]

Here is the message from Drivebc.ca

Highway 97. Vehicle incident between Powder King Rd and Old Hasler Rd (34 km north of Pine Pass Summit). Road closed. Assessment in progress. Detour not available. Next update time Mon Feb 11 at 11:00 AM MST. Last updated Mon Feb 11 at 9:12 AM MST. (DBC-5418)

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