Trans-Canada closed between Revelstoke and Golden for avalanche control

Hwy 1 closed most of day

B.C.'s major route to Alberta is closed for the day.

The Trans-Canada Highway will be closed almost all day between Revelstoke and Golden today, for avalanche control work.

DriveBC reports the highway is closed with no detour.

The entire 142-kilometre is currently closed.

DriveBC is expected to update the situation at 4 p.m., with an expected reopening by 5 p.m.

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