Trans-Canada Highway re-opened from Brandon to Saskatchewan
Published Wednesday, April 1, 2020 2:57PM CST
A highway camera near Brandon shows snow-covered roads on the Trans-Canada Highway (Courtesy: Manitoba 511)
WINNIPEG -- The Trans-Canada Highway between Brandon and the Saskatchewan border has been re-opened.
The closure was originally announced at 3:15 p.m. on Wednesday by the Province of Manitoba due to poor winter driving conditions.
The highway was reopened just after 4:15 p.m.
Despite the Trans-Canada being re-opened there are other routes that remain closed:
• Highway 5, from the Saskatchewan border to Roblin, Man.;
• Highway 10, from Highway 1 to Highway 45;
• Highway 16, from Neepawa to the Saskatchewan border;
• Highway 19 in the Riding Mountain National Park;
• Highway 45, from Russell to Rossburn; and
• Highway 83, from Russell to Roblin.
A snowfall warning is in effect for much of Central and Southern Manitoba, including the City of Winnipeg.