Joan Carlsen with Okanagan Traffic Control

Joan Carlsen with Okanagan Traffic Control

Old Kamloops re-opened

Gas break closes down Old Kamloops Road Monday morning

Old Kamloops Road has re-opened follow a gas line break that shut down the road.

Motorists were directed off of Old Kamloops, ordered to take Highway 97, after a Fortis B.C. gas main was struck during construction in the area Monday morning.

The road has since re-opened but with construction continuing, motorists are reminded that there are approximately 15 minute waits.