BC Highway - Road Closure News

Major Events

Highway 5 Northbound Vehicle Incident at Merritt. Lane closure in effect. Caution single lane open through incident site. Updated on Wed Nov 26 at 3:15 pm PST. (ID# 174698)
Highway 7 Westbound Special Event on Highway 7 between Murray Street and Haig Street. Full closure will be in effect 05/12/2014 at 5:00:00 PM until 10:30:00 PM. Detour routes will be clearly identified. Updated on Wed Nov 26 12:39 pm PST. (ID# RTMC_4990)
Highway 97C Both directions Slippery Sections from Brenda Mine Road Exit to 5 km east of Brenda Mine Road Exit (5 km). Travel Advisory in effect. Updated Wed Nov 26 at 4:08 pm PST. (ID# 174699)
Little Fort Ferry Both directions Closed in both directions at North Thompson River because of Ferry Out of Service, until further notice. Updated on Wed Oct 1 at 7:13 pm PDT. (ID# -49887)

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