Hwy. 1 was closed west of Revelstoke following an accident. (DriveBC Cams)

Hwy. 1 was closed west of Revelstoke following an accident. (DriveBC Cams)

UPDATE: Trans-Canada Highway reopens west of Revelstoke

Was closed Tuesday night following an accident

UPDATE 9:05 p.m: Hwy. 1 has reopened following an accident 16 km west of Revelstoke.

ORIGINAL: The Trans-Canada Highway is closed west of Revelstoke this evening following an accident.

An assessment is currently in progress.

DriveBC says to expect delays.

For up to date road conditions, check drivebc.ca.