Update – 10:40 am Highway 3 is moving in alternating single lanes west of Creston.
Drive BC says high traffic volumes should be expected.
The highway had been closed in both directions for most of the morning due to nearby wildfire conditions.
Original Post – 9:30 am Drive BC reports Highway 3 is closed in both directions west of Creston due to wildfire activity.
BC Wildfire Service crews are running an assessment.
A detour is available via the Kootenay Lake Ferry.
High traffic volumes are possible for the ferry.