Highway 1 remains closed between Revelstoke and Golden Wednesday morning

A rock slide has closed the Trans-Canada Highway overnight between Revelstoke and Golden.

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An image of the rock slide that has closed the Trans-Canada Highway between Revelstoke and Golden. Photo: Transportation BC

A rock slide closed the Trans-Canada Highway between Revelstoke and Golden on the evening of Tuesday, Oct. 24. The highway remains closed as of 8:15 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 25.

DriveBC is now reporting that a geotechnical engineer is on site assessing the situation, and estimates the highway will reopen at 2 p.m. on Oct. 25.

An image of the rock slide that has closed the highway between Revelstoke and Golden. Photo: Transportation BC

The highway has been closed since at least 9:15 p.m. Tuesday night when the Revelstoke Mountianeer first tweeted about the situation.

For updates on this incident, check DriveBC.

To keep up to date on breaking news in the community of Revelstoke, be sure to follow the Revelstoke Mountaineer on Twitter.

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