Edit: The scene has been cleared and no injuries have been reported. 

Emergency crews are on the scene of an early morning accident on Highway 17 between Vermilion Bay and Dryden. 

Dryden, near distance marker 168 the westbound lane is blocked due to a collision. Traffic control is in place. Please use caution in the area as it is reported that black ice is prominent in the area. 

No reports on any injuries or when the highway will be fully open.

More details to come as they become available.