UPDATE: As of 7 p.m. the Highway is now open in both directions.
DAWSON CREEK B.C. – According to DriveBC, Highway 97 is closed in both directions 38.5 km south of Junction with Highway 2, in Dawson Creek.
Detour in effect via Braden Rd to 212 Rd to 265 Rd. The cause of the closure is a motor vehicle accident.
Updates will be provided as they become available.