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Update: Collapse along River Road

An Abbotsford municipal worker barricades a section of River Road after it gave way on Thursday afternoon. - Brenda ANDERSON/Langley Times
An Abbotsford municipal worker barricades a section of River Road after it gave way on Thursday afternoon.
— image credit: Brenda ANDERSON/Langley Times

A large section of River Road on the Langley-Abbotsford border gave way after a culvert failure on Thursday afternoon. According to reports, the large section of road crumbled immediately after a vehicle crossed over it and just as a motorcyclist was approaching. No one was injured. The road is expected to remain closed between 272 St. and Lefeuvre Road for an extended period of time.

 

 

 

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