In regards to what caused the incident, an investigation is underway by Vanderhoof Mounties. Emergency crews, including RCMP, fire and paramedics are attending to the scene. Privacy Policy | Terms of Use Drive BC says the estimated re … Our newsroom abides by the RTDNA Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct and follows the Canadian Press Stylebook, Tree of Lights returning to PG, partnering in Fort St. John, Rollover crash west of Vanderhoof leaves two dead, City announces seasonal closures at Nechako Riverside Park, Inspiring Women Among Us Offers a Week of Free Events, PG Jeopardy winner reflects on Alex Trebek, 'it was like losing a relative', Theatre NorthWest goes local this weekend. Earlier: Highway 16 just east of Burns Lake is closed in both directions following a vehicle incident earlier tonight. Check Current Highway Conditions Enter Highway Number(s) You can also call 1-800-427-7623 for current highway conditions. Drive B.C.

Park officials said rivers and streams in the area were already high before another 50 millimetres of rain in two days. Highway 68 closure extended The Free Press ; … Photos shared by the national park show one lane of the roadway flooded and water cascading over the shoulder on the other side just before 7 a.m. ⚠ Highway 16 delays due to flooding, ~10 km east of Jasper townsite. According to Drive BC a detour is not available and emergency vehicles are on scene.

North District RCMP confirms of apparent injuries from a collision near Vanderhoof this afternoon (Aug. 25). Click here for more details! Travel Advisory – Highway 16 Closure. Madonna Saunderson tells PrinceGeorgeMatters three people were taken to hospital after a multi-vehicle incident closed Highway 16 in both directions between Carman Hill and Teichroeb Roads. As a result, the highway west of Prince George at Dahl Lake Road is completely closed at this hour and an assessment is in progress by traffic crews. Dieter Kepper, 6:45 am First responders were called to the incident around 2:45 p.m. Our reporting is provided to our community for free as we believe news should be accessible to all. Alex Antoneshyn Digital Journalist, Highway 16 east of the Jasper townsite was flooded and closed July 2, 2020. Highway 16 is a highway in British Columbia, Canada.It is an important section of the Yellowhead Highway, a part of the Trans-Canada Highway that runs across Western Canada.The highway closely follows the path of the northern B.C. Currently single-lane alternating traffic. A vehicle incident has closed Highway 16 in both directions near Bednesti this morning. As a result, the highway west of Prince George at Dahl Lake Road is completely closed at this hour and an assessment is in progress by traffic crews. It is single lane alternating traffic right now but that could change on short notice.". Event to stay on for another 7 days, A list of Remembrance Day events in the Edmonton area, These unique poppies honour veterans and Indigenous culture, St. Albert teen turns pandemic pastime into baking business success, Why BBC has launched probe into Princess Diana interview, Stories behind lost artifacts from war focus of new doc, Military's aid in COVID-19 fight noted as pandemic restricts Remembrance Day events, Ontario breaks another COVID-19 record with more than 1,400 new cases, Manitoba has deadliest day of COVID-19 pandemic with nine deaths, Prone positioning may help COVID-19 patients not yet on a ventilator, review finds, Georgia audit to trigger hand recount of presidential vote. Traffic may be affected east of Vanderhoof on Highway 16 due to an accident.

Cpl. There appears to have been a collision involving a white pick-up truck. Drive BC says the estimated re-opening time is 4:15 p.m. It happened at around 5 p.m. between Freeport Road and the Tintagel Rest Area. View all images (4 total) View Map | View Highway List. View all images (1 total) View Map | View Highway List. Road crews are mopping up after flooding closed Highway 16 east of Jasper, creating a waterfall that gushed over the pavement and into the ditch. 1-800-427-7623 for current highway conditions. A detour is now open on Highway 16 and the highway is expected to fully reopen later this morning. It wasn't expected to reopen before midnight. Madonna Saunderson says the collision occurred at 4:50 p.m. just east of Burns Lake. A detour is not available. @511Alberta, Use of this Website assumes acceptance of Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy, Published Thursday, July 2, 2020 12:15PM MDT, Last Updated Thursday, July 2, 2020 4:40PM MDT, Trump emerges after election, attends Veterans Day event, L.A. woman shocked after family's van swallowed by sinkhole, Officials resist additional COVID-19 measures, 100-year-old veteran finds comfort in cards from strangers, Terry Fox among shortlist of candidates for new $5 bill, Alberta's oldest cenotaph marks century of remembrance, Jewish Edmontonians gather to honour veterans' sacrifices, South Edmonton care home has more than 100 COVID-19 cases, Homicide unit investigating northwest Edmonton fatal shooting, New COVID-19 cases reported at Edmonton-area stores, Edmonton police investigating downtown overnight shooting, 2 Edmonton stores waging friendly family feud with secret chicken recipe, Contact-less Christmas festival coming to Edmonton river valley, Missed Downtown Dining Week?

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