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Coquihalla reopens after early morning crash stops traffic

Traffic is delayed after a crash on the Coquihalla Highway Saturday, Sept. 28.
Image Credit: DRIVEBC HIGHWAYCAM
September 28, 2019 - 8:18 AM

An early-morning collision forced the closure of the Coquihalla Highway between Hope and Merrit Saturday, Sept. 28.

According to DriveBC, the incident occurred around 7 a.m. at Mine Creek Road. Detours were not available and crews assessed the scene. 

The highway reopened shortly after 8 a.m.

There is currently no word on the cause of the accident, but DriveBC highway webcams show winter conditions on the mountain pass.

More information will follow as it becomes available.


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