According to Drive BC, the Trans-Canada Highway is closed eight kilometres west of Sicamous. (Google Maps Image)

Trans-Canada Highway closed between Salmon Arm and Sicamous

Drive BC reports the closure is the result of a vehicle incident.

Drive BC is reporting a closure of the Trans-Canada Highway between Salmon Arm and Sicamous.

The closure is due to a vehicle incident and motorists are being advised to expect delays.

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At approximately 2:30 p.m. Feb. 20, Drive BC posted a tweet stating that the highway is closed eight kilometres west of Sicamous. Emergency crews are responding.



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