UPDATE: OPP Advise that the highway has been re-opened
(11:18 PM) The Sudbury (Espanola) Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police is advising that Highway 17 just west of Nairne Centre is closed due to a collision with a transport earlier this evening.
Emergency responders are on scene and the closure is expected to last up to 2 hours while vehicles are being removed from the scene. Detours are not available.
Location: West of Nairn Centre
Brief Description of Event: Highway closed for vehicle removal following a tractor trailer collision earlier this evening.
Detour (if available): N/A
Estimated duration of Road Advisory: 1-2 hours
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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