A rock slide had Highway 1 closed between Sicamous and Revelstoke on Monday morning, Nov. 15, 2021. (DriveBC image)

A rock slide had Highway 1 closed between Sicamous and Revelstoke on Monday morning, Nov. 15, 2021. (DriveBC image)

Update: Traffic flowing again on Highway 1 between Sicamous and Revelstoke

Rock slide forced temporary closure of Trans-Canada Highway

  • Nov. 15, 2021 7:50 a.m.

Update: 12:20 p.m., Nov. 15

DriveBC reports traffic is once again flowing east and west along Highway 1 between Sicamous and Revelstoke.

A rock slide between Kerr Road and Highway 23 South forced the temporary closure of the highway.

Original story

Highway 1 is closed between Sicamous and Revelstoke due to rocks on the road.

Drive BC reports a rock slide occurred between Kerr Road and Highway 23 South, and that a detour was available via Highway 23 South.

Drivers were asked to watch for traffic control personnel and warned to expect major delays.

Read more: UPDATE: 3 separate slides close Coquihalla, Highway 1 and 7

Read more: Flooding along Coldwater River forces evacuations in Merritt


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