DAWSON CREEK, B.C. – Highway 49 is closed in both directions due to a vehicle fire on the Pouce Bridge.
Drivebc.ca says the Highway is closed in both directions between the 209 road and the 207 road, approximately 7 km east of Dawson Creek.
Community Interviews with Moose FM
There is no detour around the scene, and Drivebc.ca will provide an update on the highway at 10:30 a.m.
UPDATE – CLOSED – #BCHwy49– Vehicle fire just east of #DawsonCreek has the highway closed in both directions. Assessment still in progress. Crews on scene . Detour available
to local traffic only.
Next update: 9:30 AM PST
10:30 AM MST
More info: https://t.co/bk54hipQMz
— DriveBC NE (@DriveBC_NE) November 16, 2019
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