Highway 5 reopens
7 p.m. update: Highway 5 has reopened.
Warning to Canada Day travellers - the southbound lane of Highway 5 between Merritt and Kamloops is closed due a car crash.
Traffic is congested and delays of at least 20 minutes are expected.
It's unclear when it will reopen.
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