Avalanche forces closure of Icefields Parkway between Jasper and Lake Louise

May 5 2017, 4:07 pm

Icefields Parkway between Lake Louise and the Saskatchewan River Crossing is closed due to an avalanche, which occurred Thursday afternoon.

In the latest update from 511 Alberta, Highway 93 North remains closed. It’s estimated to reopen May 5 at 6 pm but with “very low confidence.”