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UPDATE: All lanes open on Coquihalla, south of Kamloops

A map of the Highway 5 closure, south of Kamloops. (via DriveBC)

11:05 p.m.

DriveBC is reporting the vehicle incident northbound between Chuwhels Mountain Road and Inks Lake Road has been fully cleared.

9:30 p.m.

DriveBC says southbound lanes have reopened.

There is one lane closure in effect, northbound.

As a result of the congestion, drivers should expect delays. 

The next DriveBC update is scheduled for 11:30 p.m.

8:15 p.m.

A vehicle incident between Chuwhels Mountain Road and Inks Lake Road has closed Highway 5 for 8.2 km in both directions.

DriveBC doesn't have an estimated time of reopening. 

A detour is available via Highway 1 west or Highway 5A south.

DriveBC will be providing another update at 9:30 p.m.


Tereza Verenca

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