Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure crews advise that a temporary detour re-route along the 6000 block of Eagle Bay Road should be completed by 5:00 PM this evening dependent on current progress.
The detour will only allow for single lane alternating traffic. Only passenger vehicles and light duty trucks are permitted to cross the detour area. Vehicles towing trailers are not permitted to cross the detour.
Traffic control personnel will be on the site 24 hours per day. Drivers can expect up to 15 minute delays. The Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure request that local traffic only access the detour route and that drivers use extreme caution when travelling over the detour section of the road.
Members of the public are advised to please remain away from the area.
Further updates will be provided as soon as new information becomes available. Please visit the CSRD website at www.csrd.bc.ca.
For further information please contact:
Ryan Nitchie, Information Officer
Shuswap Emergency Program