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Posted: April 7, 2020

Highway 3 reopened after avalanche control work

UPDATE: DriveBC has given the all-clear.

DriveBC reports Highway 3 is currently closed between the Elko Tunnel and Morrissey Road, west of Fernie, to allow for avalanche control work.

The work began at 2 p.m. and is expected to take about two hours.

The road is closed and a detour is not available DriveBC stated.

Check DriveBC for updates around 4 p.m.

Lead image: Elko Tunnel on Highway 3. e-KNOW file photo

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