Highway 1 reopened after Saturday morning crash along Rogers Pass

Rogers Pass reopens

UPDATE: 9:35 a.m.

The crash that closed Rogers Pass Saturday morning has been cleared, and traffic is once again flowing smoothly through the area.

DriveBC warns of delays due to congestion on the highway.

ORIGINAL: 7:40 a.m.

A crash has closed Rogers Pass in both directions Saturday morning.

The crash occurred sometime before 7 a.m., between the Rogers Pass Summit and Beaver Valley Road.

The mountain highway, which connects Revelstoke and Golden, has been closed as a result. DriveBC does not have an estimated reopening time, but a further update is expected at 9 a.m.

Emergency crews are on scene assessing the crash.

The nature of the crash and the extent of any injuries suffered are not known at this time.

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