Hwy 97A south of Enderby down to single-lane alternating traffic

Collision on Hwy 97A

UPDATE: 4:55 p.m.

Traffic is reportedly moving again.

ORIGINAL: 12: 45 p.m.

Highway 97A just south of Enderby is down to single-lane alternating traffic after a collision early Sunday afternoon.

A passerby told Castanet News first responders were on scene, blocking off one lane of the highway near the Starlight Drive-In Theatre where a vehicle appears to have hit an animal — possibly a small bear.

According to the passerby, RCMP officers, firefighters and paramedics were at the site of the collision at about 12:30 p.m. Sunday.

Traffic is reportedly backing up in both directions.

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