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Trans-Canada Highway closed east of Golden

The view from the DriveBC webcam on Highway 1 in Kicking Horse Canyon at the 10 Mile Brake Check looking east. Rocks on the road have closed the highway creating a line up of semis.
Image Credit: DriveBC
December 11, 2019 - 8:58 AM

The Trans-Canada Highway east of Golden is closed in both directions due to rocks on the road.

The highway closed at around 8 p.m. yesterday, Dec. 10, and remains closed this morning. It is expected to open within the hour.

"There are rocks on the road between Golden Donald Upper Road and West Boundary of Yoho National Park for 18.8 kilometres," Drive B.C. reports. This is around four kilometres east of Golden to West Boundary of Yoho National Park.

An assessment in progress and a detour not available.

For the latest on the highway's status, go to the DriveBC website here.

A section of the Trans-Canada has been closed due to rocks in the road.
A section of the Trans-Canada has been closed due to rocks in the road.
Image Credit: DRIVE BC

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