Multiple highway closures and slowdowns on Highway 1 and on the Coquihalla on Tuesday, Dec.4, 2019. (DriveBC)

UPDATE: Man killed in Coquihalla crash

DriveBC says drivers should expect major delays

UPDATE: A man has been killed in a crash on the Coquihalla.

READ MORE: Man killed in crash due to ‘absolutely treacherous’ condition on Coquihalla

The rockfall block Highway 1 north of Hope has been cleared, and police are investigating a fatal crash on Hwy. 5

Cpl. Mike Halskov asked drivers to watch DriveBC and drive according to conditions, even if that means driving below the speed limit.

“Conditions can change rapidly on B.C.’s highways at this time of year and we urge all drivers to exercise caution and ensure their vehicles are properly equipped and maintained for winter driving conditions,” Halskov said.


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