Highway 89 Closed

The Nottawasaga OPP has closed Highway 89 at Sharp’s Hill as a result to the dangerous driving conditions.

Currently, the highway is closed from County Road 56 to the 10th Sideroad of Essa as a result of the blowing snow and high winds that are creating poor visibility on the stretch of the road. It can’t be predicted when the hughway will be open again.

Moreover, County Road 27 from Barrie to Thornton is also closed. OPP stated that drivers should avoid these roadways.

There have also been several multi-vehicle crashes and the police is working on clearing out the cases.

People involved in a car crash are advised to stay in the vehicle, stay warm and wait for the police.

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