Icy road conditions persist

Snowfall and cold temperatures have caused roads and highways in the Shuswap to become icy.

  • Dec. 11, 2016 4:00 p.m.
Snowfall and cold temperatures have caused roads and highways in the Shuswap to become icy.

Snowfall and cold temperatures have caused roads and highways in the Shuswap to become icy.

Snowfall has continued to blanket the Shuswap region, and as a result many roads and highways are slippery.

The snow is expected continue through Sunday, and Environment Canada predicts up to 5 cm of snowfall in Salmon Arm.

Drive BC reports compact snow with slippery sections on the Trans-Canada Highway from Sorrento to Sicamous.

Two motor vehicle accidents, both single vehicle incidents, occurred over the weekend due to the slippery driving conditions.