Kootenay Pass to close for two hours Saturday afternoon

Hwy 3 planned closure

Motorists travelling east on Highway 3 are being advised of a planned closure of Highway 3 on Saturday.

The Kootenay Pass will be closed for about two hours starting at 3 p.m. on April 17 for avalanche mitigation work.

An alternate route is available Nelson to Creston; Highway 3A and the Kootenay Lake Ferry.

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