Hwy 1 reopens after downed hydro lines closed route west of Revelstoke
DriveBC says hydro lines have come down on the roadway
A section of Highway 1 west of Revelstoke has fully reopened after hydro lines came down on the roadway on Sunday, according to DriveBC.
The authority says the lines came down around 20 kilometres west of Revelstoke on Sunday evening.
The highway fully reopened around 2:30 a.m. PT Monday.
CLOSED - <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/BCHwy1?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#BCHwy1</a> west of <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/ThreeValleyGap?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#ThreeValleyGap</a> due to downed hydro lines. Estimated opening time unavailable, assessment in progress. No detour available. Your patience while crews work to reopen the highway is appreciated. <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Revelstoke?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#Revelstoke</a> More info here: <a href="https://t.co/CFdhsMOGYg">https://t.co/CFdhsMOGYg</a>—@DriveBC