Jackknifed semi wedged under overpass shuts down Highway 1 in both directions

If you have to drive today, be safe

Drive BC sent out a notice this morning at 5:35 a.m., warning drivers to avoid Highway 1 in Langley.

Seen in the photo here, a semi jackknifed and got wedged under the overpass.

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The accident occurred near the 264th Street exit.

 Drive BC is encouraging everyone to "please avoid the highway in this area."

Updates on the situation and others can be found HERE.

[UPDATE 6:23 a.m.: Westbound is now open "but very slow"]

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