A logging truck tipped and lost its load along Highway 6 in Lumby Monday, July 20, 2020. (Shay Cunningham - Facebook)

Highway 6 reopens in Lumby after logging truck tips

Highway 6 was closed in both directions in Lumby for nearly four hours after a logging truck spilled its load Monday afternoon.

The truck rolled onto its side near the intersection of Hwy. 6 and Shuswap Avenue shortly after 2 p.m. Monday, July 20.

DriveBC reported after 3:30 p.m. that an assessment was in progress.

By 5:40 p.m., the provincial agency reported the road was reopened, but motorists should take their time and expect delays due to congestion.

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