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Coquihalla Closed for Vehicle Fire

Update:

DriveBC is now reporting that the Coquihalla is open in both directions but motorists should be prepared for delays due to congestion.

There are no other details about the truck fire at this time.


Photo Credit: DriveBC

Original Story:

The Coquihalla Highway is closed just north of the Great Bear Snowshed for a reported truck fire.

Highway 5 is closed both northbound and southbound at the Snowshed.

DriveBC reports there is no estimated time for reopening as an assessment is still in progress.

There is no detour route available.


Photo Credit: Twitter/@_chelseasmile_

We will bring you more information once it has been made available.

Photo Credit: Twitter/@MrsLoisD



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