UPDATE: Highway 97 now open at Drought Hill

A collision near Peachland has caused a backup in traffic on Highway 97

UPDATE: 3:03 p.m.

Highway 97 is now open in both directions.

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UPDATE: 2:28 p.m.

Highway 97 is closed in both directions at Drought Hill due to a two vehicle collision.

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Traffic is backed up on Highway 97 headed into Peachland following a crash Friday afternoon.

The incident happened on Drought Hill about 1:00 p.m.

Traffic is backed up to Gorman Brother’s Lumber.

It’s unclear how many vehicles were involved or the seriousness of the injuries.

More to come.

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