Brief: MVI closes Trans-Canada Highway west of Revelstoke Tuesday afternoon

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File photo: Plow trucks clear the Trans-Canada Highway west of Revelstoke on Dec. 20. Photo: DriveBC Highway Cam image

An MVI near Craigellachie has closed the Trans-Canada Highway on the afternoon of Tuesday, Feb. 4.

There are few details on the incident, which has closed a 400-metre section of the highway located about 22 kilometres west of Revelstoke. DriveBC says there is no detour available at the location.

DriveBC says the incident is under assessment and plans to provide an update at 5:30 p.m.

The Revelstoke Mountaineer may not update this story for road information. For updates on this incident, check drivebc.ca.

It has been snowing in the Revelstoke area today. Drivers reported very slippery conditions on the highway this afternoon.

Aaron Orlando
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