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UPDATE: Trucks cleared on Prince George's Peden Hill, but still drive carefully

You may want to take an alternate route
Peden Hill truck back-up Brian Skakun
Trucks backed up on Highway 16 heading west of Prince George before Peden Hill (via Facebook/Brian Skakun)

11:30 a.m.

Drive BC is showing no more congestion on Highway 16 heading west of Prince George.

According to earlier reports, several semi-trucks were backed up along Peden Hill around the curve, backing up traffic to as far as Ferry Avenue.

Commuters are being reminded to change your driving habits to the winter conditions.

Truck drivers are urged to chain-up their vehicles before heading out on the roads.

11 a.m.

With the snow coming down, a number of trucks have been getting stuck on Peden Hill.   

Traffic is currently backed up to Ferry Ave from Highway 16 towards College Heights.

There are multiple semi-trucks lined up on Ferry, while they chain up.


Hanna Petersen

About the Author: Hanna Petersen

Born and raised in Prince George, Hanna Petersen is a graduate of UNBC. She then abandoned her hometown for the East Coast, graduating with a bachelor of journalism from the University of King's College in the process.
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