The Coquihalla is now reopened. The right lane is still closed so expect traffic delays due to congestion, said DriveBC.
The Coquihalla is currently closed in the northbound lane at Exit 256 (Coldwater Road) due to a vehicle accident about 50 kilometres south of Merritt.
The incident occurred at about 1 p.m. this afternoon.
Slushy and slippery sections have been reported in the area, according to DriveBC.
There is an update scheduled for 1:30 p.m. from DriveBC.