Re-opened: Highway 17 from Batchewana to Terrace Bay Closed

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UPDATE: 5AM  OPP report that the highway has been re-opened.

Superior East Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police are advising that Highway 17 from Batchawana to Terrace Bay has been closed due to deteriorating weather conditions.

Estimated duration of Road Advisory: Unknown

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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