Highway 5 closed in both directions north of Blue River

By Greg Fry
October 3, 2017 - 9:07am Updated: October 3, 2017 - 3:45pm

KAMLOOPS — UPDATE: Highway 5 has been reopened to single lane alternating traffic 18 kilometres north of Blue River. 

(EARLIER: This story has been updated here.)

A motor vehicle incident has closed Highway 5 in both directions 18 kilometres north of Blue River this morning.

According to Drive BC there is no detour available. No word yet on when the highway will re-open either.

No other details are available at this time. Check Drive BC for updates.

 

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