UPDATE – The 271 Road is now closed from the Montney Store to the Alaska Highway. Traffic control is in place.


FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – Emergency crews are dealing with two early morning accidents in the North Peace.

The first accident occurred north of Mile 54 on the Alaska Highway. Energeticcity.ca is still waiting for information from the RCMP, but we have eyewitness reports that say the highway is still open. Motorists should watch for debris on the highway.

The second accident happened just after 7 a.m. on the 271 Road. The collision has closed the 271 Road at the intersection of the 256 Road and 271 Road.

We are also waiting for information on this collision from the RCMP.

This is a developing story.

If you are travelling in the area of either collision, send us an update on what you saw to news@moosefm.ca.