Northbound Traffic on Hart Highway Faces Detour
Prince George, B.C. – Northbound lanes of the John Hart Highway in Prince George are closed at Northwood Pulpmill Road this hour.
A crash in the northbound lanes just north of that intersection, has forced the closure of that portion of the highway. Northbound traffic is being detoured around the crash site along Northwood Pulpmill Road.
Southbound traffic is not affected.
The crashalso knocked out power to more than 2800 BC Hydro customers in the area. B.C. Hydro says the outage extended east to Shelly and as far north as Turner road. Power has since been restored..