Rockslide closes Highway 1 in B.C.
Published Friday, February 4, 2011 8:18PM PST
A rockslide east of Vancouver has closed Highway 1 in both directions for 62 kilometres.
The slide, located 1 kilometre east of the Yale Tunnel, closed the highway from Avalanche Gate in Hope to Boston Bar on Friday evening.
Drivers are now being re-routed through a detour along Highway 5.
The highway is not expected to be open again until Saturday morning.
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