UPDATE: 4:04 p.m.
Clean up is in progress on Highway 97A south of Sicamous where a mudslide has closed the road in both directions for much of the day.
Drive BC says a geotech assessment has been completed.
A detour is available on Highway 97B and Highway 1.
There is no estimated time of opening.
UPDATE: 12:10 p.m.
Highway 97A remains closed due to a mudslide.
A Castanet reporter on scene says the slide appears to be small.
The slide pushed out several blocks of the retaining wall and the debris is blocking the northbound lane.
ORIGINAL: 10:30 a.m.
Highway 97A is closed in both directions near Sicamous because of a mudslide.
DriveBC says an assessment is in progress.
There is a detour available on Highway 97B and Highway 1.
There is no estimated time of reopening.
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