News release

Traffic Advisory, Cape Breton

The Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal advises motorists to take extra precautions when driving on Cape Breton island because of weather conditions.

The Canso Causeway is closed because of a motor vehicle accident.

If you are planning to travel, listen to local weather reports, call 511 or check the Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal highway cameras at www.gov.ns.ca/tran/cameras for updated conditions before leaving. Drivers might consider delaying travel.

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Media Contact:

Sue Mckeage
Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal Cell: 902-430-4662 E-mail: