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UPDATE: Coquihalla reopens after vehicle incident but heavy delays expected

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July 17, 2021 - 10:43 AM

The Coquihalla has fully reopened this afternoon following a vehicle incident this morning, but drivers can expect heavy delays.

Highway 5 was closed this morning roughly 1 km north of Hope to 3 km south of the Coquihalla Summit, due to a vehicle incident.

Drivers can expect major delays and heavy traffic in the area.

A detour is in effect via Highway 3.

For more information, visit DriveB.C.'s website.

- This story was updated at 12:36 p.m. as both lanes have reopened.

 - This story was updated at 11:30 a.m. as one of the lanes has reopened.


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