Drive BC is reporting a vehicle incident on Highway 1 in the Shuswap that has closed traffic in both directions, with a detour in effect.
The incident is reported to have taken place at Gill Avenue in Sicamous.
Motorists are advised to watch for traffic control and to detour westbound via Highway 97A around Mara Lake. The eastbound detour is via Highway 97B.
CLOSED – #BCHwy1– A vehicle incident has closed the highway at Gill Ave in #Sicamous. Detour in effect via 97A for WB traffic and 97B for EB traffic. Next update at approximately 8:15PM PDT.
More info here: https://t.co/35NuzxJX2V#Revelstoke #SalmonArm
— DriveBC (@DriveBC) May 21, 2021
Next Drive BC update at 8:15 p.m.
An air ambulance was reported on scene but has since left.
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