UPDATE: 11:30 a.m.
Highway 3 near Hedley has re-opened as of 11:30 a.m. after a serious multi-vehicle crash closed it Sunday morning.
DriveBC is reporting that the highway is open in both directions now but to expect congestion.
✅ CLEAR – #BCHwy3 The vehicle incident east of #HedleyBC between Colonial Rd and Ashnola Rd is now clear and the highway is fully open in both directions. Expect some delays to remain due to congestion. #PrincetonBC
— DriveBC (@DriveBC) February 27, 2022
A multi-vehicle crash has shut down Highway 3 in both directions near Hedley Sunday morning.
The crash took place around 6:30 a.m. between Colonial Road and Ashnola Rd. for 1.2 km just east of Hedley.
An assessment is in progress. The next update will be at noon, according to DriveBC. All lanes are currently blocked in both directions.
**Multi-vehicle Incident**#BCHwy3 , in both directions. There is a multi-vehicle incident between Colonial Rd and Ashnola Rd for 1.2 km East of #Hedley. Assessment in progress. All lanes blocked. Please check @DriveBC_TOK for updates. #Penticton #Princeton #keremeos pic.twitter.com/w3P4PpLTGE
— AIMRoads (@AimRoads) February 27, 2022