Crash cleared, still icy

UPDATE: 5:40 p.m.

A crash that had previously slowed traffic on Highway 97 at Crystal Waters Road, near Lake Country, has since been cleared, but road conditions in the area remain extremely icy. 

Readers had reported earlier that traffic in the area was at a standstill, but emergency crews have since cleared the scene. 

A man driving the highway says the roads are very slick, even while driving at 40 km/h.

ORIGINAL: 4:10 p.m.

Yet another serious accident has been reported in the Okanagan as road conditions go from bad to worse.

Unconfirmed reader reports have been received of a collision on Highway 97 between Vernon and Oyama, near Crystal Waters Road.

Readers report traffic has been brought to a standstill in the southbound lanes.

One vehicle may be on its roof.

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