Image Credit: BC Ministry of Environment

CP train derails near Hells Gate in Fraser Canyon

By Global BC / James Peters
November 24, 2017 - 2:41pm Updated: November 24, 2017 - 5:06pm

HELLS GATE, B.C. — Crews are on scene near Hells Gate in the Fraser Canyon, where a CP Rail train derailed and leaked some fuel.

The derailment happened at about 12:55 a.m. Thursday, and Emergency Management BC (EMBC) says an environmental emergency response officer been deployed.

Image Credit: BC Transportation

Highway 1 reopens from Bridal Falls to Hope following mudslide

By Global News / Vanessa Ybarra
November 23, 2017 - 4:34pm Updated: November 25, 2017 - 8:19am

KAMLOOPS - UPDATE - 8:15 a.m. November 25 - Highway 1 is now open in both directions from Bridal Falls to Hope.

Motorists should still expect a slowdown in the area as eastbound and westbound is down to single lane traffic to allow crews to clean up the debris.