UPDATED: Highway 17 Wawa to White River

OPP Road Closed

OPP advise that the highway has been re-opened.

Previous Coverage:

No surprise here, poor weather has forced the closure of Highway 17 between Wawa and White River.  OPP advise Saultonline.com that hazardous driving conditions as a result of ice and snow from a powerful weather system closed the highway at 3pm. No detours are available. OPP do not know when the highway will be re-opened.

Elsewhere, road conditions are poor with continuous freezing drizzle and ice , it is advised to stay off the roads if possible.