Crash halts traffic on the Coquihalla

Multi-vehicle crash on Coq

UPDATE: 7:45 p.m.

DriveBC reports the single-lane southbound is now open three kilometres north of the Logan Lake exit.

Crews are on scene and an assessment is in progress.

DriveBC is reminding motorists to slow down, drive with care, and obey all traffic control directions and personnel.

ORIGINAL: 6:20 p.m.

According to Drive BC, traffic has been halted due to a multi-vehicle crash along the Coquihalla, five kilometres south of Kamloops.

The crash reportedly happened just after 5:30 p.m. in the southbound lane of Highway 5, just north of the Highway 97 D.

At this time it's not known how many cars are involved.

Castanet will have more details as they become available.

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