HIGHWAY 17 Open to Single Lane West of Vermilion Bay

Posted on Saturday, January 13, 2018 18:57 PM

Highway 17 west of Vermilion Bay is open to single lane traffic after what OPP are describing as a multi-vehicle colision.

With the colision some 10 minutes west of Vermilion Bay, westbound traffic was being held at the village.

Meanwhile, Kenora OPP werestopping eastbound traffic at the Hwy 71 junction and detouring down 71 through Sioux Narrows to Hwy 11.

The highway was closed at about 6:30 and opened to alternating single lane traffic at about 1:30 am

Police have not released further details