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UPDATE: Highway 3 west of Keremeos reopened to traffic

A section of Highway 3 near Keremeos is closed to traffic in both directions because of a traffic incident. DriveBC estimates the highway will reopen at 2 p.m. Google Maps

UPDATE:

DriveBC is reporting that the incident blocking traffic along Highway 3 in both directions has been cleared.

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A vehicle incident west of Keremeos has closed Highway 3 in both directions, according to DriveBC.

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The incident has closed the highway between Keremeos and Hedley. Google Maps

The incident is affecting traffic between Keremeos and Hedley, a distance of approximately 29 kilometres. The highway has been closed since before 7 a.m.

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DriveBC says the estimated time of reopening is 2 p.m., and alternate routes are available via Highway 3A or highway 5A.

The latest on road conditions in B.C., visit DriveBC.

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