Facebook photo from Dewdney Community Information Group.

Facebook photo from Dewdney Community Information Group.

VIDEO: Mudslide shuts down Sylvester Road in both directions near Mission

Occurred at the 4500 Block of the Sylvester Road, construction crews on scene

Heavy rains have caused a mudslide near Mission, shutting down a Sylvester Road in both directions in the Hatzic community.

The flooding occurred at the 4500 Block of the Sylvester Road. Emil Anderson Construction crews and RCMP were on scene this morning, as well as local farmers trying to clear the road with their tractors.

The Fraser Valley Regional District sent out a notification advising that the Sylvester Road Transfer Station was closed for the day.

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