Highway 1 will be closed intermittently today between 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. for avalanche control east of Revelstoke. (File photo)

Avalanche control planned east of Revelstoke this afternoon

Highway 1 will be closed intermittently between 2 p.m. and 5 p.m.

Highway 1 will be closed intermittently today east of Revelstoke between 2 and 5 p.m.

DriveBC said avalanche control work is planned between Beaver Valley Rd and the east boundary of Glacier National Park. Drivers should expect up to two hour delays.

READ MORE: Highway 1 now open after avalanche

Check DriveBC for further updates.


 

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