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Both lanes open and moving on Highway 97 near Peachland after vehicle rollover

Both lanes open on Hwy 97

UPDATED: 4:31 p.m.

Both lanes of Highway 97 near Peachland are back open, according to Drive BC.

An eyewitness stated traffic returned to single lane alternating and was slowly moving through, before seeing both lanes open again.


UPDATED: 4:12 p.m.

Drive BC has confirmed that the fire department has closed Highway 97 due to single vehicle rollover. A contractor is on the way to the scene.

An eyewitness reports that traffic is backed up and completely stopped in both directions.


ORIGINAL: 3:58 p.m.

A single vehicle crash has been reported on Highway 97 just south of Peachland on Saturday afternoon.

An eyewitness emailed the picture into Castanet reporting the single vehicle seen on its side.

No word on the extent of injuries or how badly traffic is being impacted. Castanet will have more information as soon as it becomes available.



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