UPDATE: Highway 97 clear after three-vehicle collision

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UPDATE: Traffic is flowing in both directions on Highway 97 and 259 Road, according to Dawson Road Maintenance. However, the Highway 97 and Swanson Lumber Road intersection is now a four way stop until the traffic lights are repaired.

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. — A three-vehicle collision is blocking northbound traffic on Highway 97 and 259 Road.

According to RCMP, there are no reported injuries at this time.

Police received a report about the collision at 3:39 p.m.

The public is being asked to avoid the area if possible.

Energeticcity.ca received reports of a downed traffic light, but police were unable to confirm at this time.

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