Edit: The highway is now open, as the vehicles have been removed.


Highway 17A at the Kenora bypass is currently intermittently closed near Beryl Winder Road, as crews work to remove two vehicles involved in a collision. The OPP says that the highway will be reopened shortly, once towing services remove the vehicles involved.

Firefighters, paramedics and traffic control personnel are also on scene. No word yet on any injuries.

The Ministry of Transportation says that throughout the month, there have been intermittent single lane closures on that section of the highway, as crews work to construct an accessible parking lot in the area.


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