Highway reduced to single lane alternating traffic near Field

The Trans-Canada Highway east and west of Golden reopened last night to allow traffic through, after accidents and avalanche control stopped traffic for hours on January 3.

READ MORE: Highways closed on January 3

An accident 3 kilometres west of Field has slowed traffic to a single alternating lane. Crews are on scene responding to the incident, which occurred around 7 a.m.

No other road closures are affecting the Golden area at this time. Highway 1 heading west is showing compact snow with slushy and slippery sections. Heading east, road conditions have compact snow with limited visibility, and possible delays heading into Field.

Check Drive BC for more details and updates on road closures and estimated opening times. Plan ahead, and always check road conditions before you go.



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