UPDATE: 4:20 p.m., Aug. 24
Highway 1 remains closed east of Sicamous as emergency responders tend a motor-vehicle collision.
DriveBC reports the highway will likely remained closed until 8 p.m. because as a result of the collision.
Emergency services are responding to a motor-vehicle accident on Highway 1 east of Sicamous.
Ambulances are en route to the collision, which is reported to have occurred on or near the four-laned section of highway in Malakwa.
Traffic is stopped and lined up on the highway as emergency responders tend to the collision.