Water pouring down Highway 97 near Cache Creek (submitted photo)

Water pouring down Highway 97 near Cache Creek (submitted photo)

UPDATED: Highway 97 re-opens after mudslide near Cache Creek

Crews were deployed to the area between Antoine Road and Highway 99

Highway 97 near Cache Creek fully reopened around 4:20 p.m. Thursday after a mudslide came down.

The highway was down to single-lane alternating traffic between Antoine Road and Highway 99 about eight kilometres north of Cache Creek, DriveBC reported around 3:45 p.m.

Crews had been dispatched to deal with the clean up.

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