AVALANCHE CLOSES HIGHWAY 31 – COFFEE CREEK BLUFFS & NEAR TOAD ROCK

Highway 31 now open after several slides closed the highway on Wednesday…For updates please check DriveBC.ca

Updated 5:30PM WEDNESDAY MARCH 15. A slide has come down at Coffee Creek and near Toad Rock on Highway 31, closing the highway. No estimated time of opening and crews are assessing the situation. For updates please check DriveBC.ca

4:50PM WEDNESDAY MARCH 15. A slide has come down at Coffee Creek on Highway 31, closing the highway in both directions. No estimated time of opening and crews are assessing the situation.

A slide has also come down 4kl north of Balfour BC. Crews are currently working on clearing the Highway at that location and making their way to the other slide locations on Highway 31.

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