Avalanche hazard, freezing rain close portion of Highway 20 in Bella Coola area

A portion of Highway 20 is closed in both directions in the Bella Coola area due to an avalanche hazard and freezing rain.

  • Jan. 25, 2012 8:00 a.m.

A portion of Highway 20 is closed in both directions in the Bella Coola area due to an avalanche hazard and freezing rain.

The highway is closed 78 kilometres east of Bella Cool to 60 km west of Anahim Lake, according to DriveBC.

The highway is expected to be open at 10 a.m., though motorists should check out the DriveBC website for further updates.