Beaverlodge, Alta. – (2:56 pm) The RCMP have cleared the highway and it is reopened for travel. The public is thanked for their patience.
Beaverlodge, Alberta – (11:00 AM) The Beaverlodge RCMP are on Highway 43 assisting with traffic while tow trucks are working to get four semi trailer trucks out of the ditches.
Traffic is not getting through on Highway 43 in either direction from Range Road 132 west to the B.C. border. Motorists should avoid the area, or be prepared to expect a long delay. It is anticipated that it will be approximately an hour and a half for the tow trucks to remove the semis.
Highway traffic is hindered today by heavy snow and poor road conditions in the Beaverlodge area.
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