Poor driving conditions reported throughout Northern BC
Photo Courtesy of Google Maps & Drive BC
DriveBC is reporting multiple areas of compact snow and slippery conditions along major highways in the north.
The main highways affected are 97, 16, 27, and 39.
Compact snow is scattered throughout the Bulkley Valley and Lakes District, sections along Highway 16.
This includes Moricetown to west of Smithers, Wakefield Road to downtown Houston, and Burns Lake to the top of Priestly Hill.
RCMP is reminding drivers to be aware of, and drive according to, the road conditions.
ICBC is also cautioning drivers to take their time and be as prepared as possible with winter quickly approaching.
For more information on road conditions, click here.
– with files from Kyle Balzer, My PG Now