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Highway 97 closed in both directions between Kelowna and Penticton

Drivers are being turned around on Highway 97 after a rock slide hit the area on Feb. 2, 2019.
Image Credit: Drive B.C.
February 02, 2019 - 9:01 AM

SUMMERLAND — Drivers are being turned around after a rock slide hit Highway 97 this morning.

Drive B.C. says the rock slide occurred between Callan Road and N Beach Road for 1.6 kilometres, north of Summerland.

Officials are currently assessing the scene. A geo-technical engineer is enroute. 

Detours are available on Highway 97C, Highway 5A, and Highway 3A.

Go to Drve B.C. for updates.


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