Update: 6:13 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 10
The Trans-Canada Highway has reopened after a multi-vehicle incident closed the highway for several hours Wednesday.
According to DriveBC, the highway closed shortly after 4 p.m. and opened at 9:20 p.m.
— Drive BC (@DriveBC) January 10, 2019
There is currently no word on the cause of the accident and no injuries have been reported at this time.
Highway 1 is closed 16 km west of Revelstoke due to a multi-vehicle incident.
Traffic is backed up and Drive BC is saying to expect delays, however there is a detour through Three Valley Frontage Rd for single lane alternating traffic.
— DriveBC K (@DriveBC_K) January 9, 2019