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Highway 97 closed south of McLeod Lake


UPDATE – The Highway is now open to single lane alternating traffic.

McLEOD LAKE, B.C. – Highway 97 is closed due to a vehicle incident south of McLeod Lake.

Highway 97 is closed in both directions between Poplar Point Road and Homewood Road, approximately 1km south of McLeod Lake.

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The road is closed in both directions, and there is no detour.  Drivebc.ca says the road could open at 9 p.m.  The next update from Drivebc.ca is expected at 4 p.m.

A snowfall warning remains in place for the Pine Pass.  Environment Canada expects that region could see anywhere from 10 to 20 cm of snow starting Sunday evening.

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