A vehicle incident is affecting traffic on Highway 3 west of Castlegar. Map: DriveBC

A vehicle incident is affecting traffic on Highway 3 west of Castlegar. Map: DriveBC

UPDATE: Road cleared after serious vehicle incident closed Highway 3 near Castlegar

Road is open to single-lane alternating traffic

A serious vehicle incident 13 kilometres west of Castlegar on Highway 3 closed the road for several hours Tuesday morning.

This was followed by several hours of single-lane alternating traffic in both directions between Castlegar and Nancy Greene Provincial Park.

DriveBC says the incident is now cleared and traffic is flowing once again.

READ MORE: Castlegar woman dies from injuries sustained in May vehicle collision near Genelle



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