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Hwy. 5 now reopened

Update -- 8 a.m.

The vehicle Incident 2 km south of Exit 336, at the  junction with Highway 97D to Logan Lake, is now clear.

Highway 5, the Coquihalla, is closed northbound, 2 km south of Exit 336 Junction with Highway 97D to Logan Lake, because of a vehicle Incident.

No detour is available, but there is an alternate route, for light vehicles only, via Highway 5A.

Commercial vehicles can re-route via Highways 8 and 1, travel time = 2.5 hours.

DriveBC reports the estimated time of opening will be from 8:30 to 11:00 a.m. 

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