Highway 101 Closed Due to Washout


The O.P.P. would like to advise the public that Hwy. 101 between Hwy. 144 and Hwy. 129 Chapleau has been closed for public safety and repair due to a wash out. There has been no detour mentioned at this time.

Official Release:

South Porcupine Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police advise of the following Road Advisory:

Location:  Hwy 101 – Between Hwy # 144 and Hwy # 129 Chapleau  ***** Closure *****

Brief Description of Event:  Hwy washed out Closed for Public Safety and repair

Detour (if available):  N/A

Estimated duration of Road Advisory: N/A

The O.P.P. will distribute details and updates of the road advisory as information becomes available.

Please do not call O.P.P. Provincial Communication Centres for road advisory updates or road condition information.

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