UPDATE: OPP advise that the highway has been re-opened
The Sault Ste. Marie OPP are on the scene of a motor vehicle collision on Highway 17 at the Mile Hill involving a car and a tractor trailer. The tractor trailer is jackknifed blocking traffic in both directions.
There is no detour available and it is not known if weather is a factor at this time.
CLOSED ROAD ADVISORY NOTIFICATION
S.S. Marie Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police advise of the following Road Closure:
Location: Mile Hill
Brief Description of Event: The OPP have initiated a road closure due to a jackknifed tractor trailer blocking both lanes.
Detour (if available): No
Estimated duration of Road Advisory: Unknown
OPP Media Contact: S.S. Marie OPP
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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