Poor driving conditions has forced the OPP to close a portion of Highway 17 north.
OPP Advise SaultOnline.com that highway 17 from Batchawana to Wawa is closed due to zero visibility and white outs.
Snowsqualls are expected to last through to Tuesday evening including Sault Ste. Marie. OPP do not know how long the highway will be closed. No detours are available.