Accident closes 32nd Street in Vernon

UPDATE: Highway 97 now re-opened to traffic

An accident closed down the main artery in Vernon briefly Tuesday afternoon.

Traffic was being re-routed around Highway 97, locally 32nd Street, near 42nd Avenue on Tuesday shortly before 2 p.m. after a two-vehicle accident in front of Denny’s.

Emergency crews were on scene and one person was examined by paramedics. The highway was re-opened shortly after 3 p.m.

Check back for updates.


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