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Hwy 1 closed near Golden due to 'high avalanche hazard'

Travellers looking to use Hwy 1 this afternoon should take note of a closure near Golden.

According to Drive BC, the highway is closed in both directions between Golden Donald Upper Road and Yoho Bridge.

The closure comes due to a "high avalanche hazard."

At this point, crews are on scene and the highway is expected to reopen by 7 pm tonight.

<who> Photo Credit: Drive BC

NowMedia will update the information when more is available.



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