Crash closes eastbound left lane of Highway 1 near Sumas Way exit

Collision takes place just after 6 a.m. Friday

  • Jan. 6, 2017 3:00 p.m.
Highway 1 looking east by the Sumas Way on-ramp is heavily congested due to a collision. This shot was taken at 7:45 a.m.

Highway 1 looking east by the Sumas Way on-ramp is heavily congested due to a collision. This shot was taken at 7:45 a.m.

A multi-vehicle crash on Highway 1 in Abbotsford closed the eastbound left lane just after the Sumas Way exit this morning.

The collision took place just after 6 a.m. today (Friday), but the road was cleared for traffic by 8 a.m.

There could be heavy congestion in the area for awhile. Drivers are encouraged to use alternate routes.

No further details are available at this time.