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Avalanche closes Trans-Canada from Revelstoke to Golden
The MVI happened very near the Jack McDonald snowshed, pictured here about 90 minutes after the crash.
An avalanche has closed the Trans-Canada Highway between Revelstoke and Golden. DrivBC reported the incident just before 6 a.m. Wednesday The highway is also closed between Revelstoke and Craigellachie with an estimated opening time of 11 a.m. DriveBC is currently forecasting a reopening at 4 p.m. today, with low confidence. The closure follows two closures of the same stretch last night and early this morning due to MVIs.