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Use Extra Caution on the Fort Chipewyan Winter Road

(Fort McMurray, AB – January 11, 2017) – Crews are clearing fallen trees from the Fort Chipewyan Winter Road. Please travel to road conditions with a maximum speed of 50 km/hr until further notice.  

High clearance 4x4 vehicles are recommended. The delta area has rough sections so reduce speed and drive to conditions. 

There are no regular services like road patrol, gas stations or cell phone coverage, so always be prepared for emergencies. 

Updates will be provided regularly as required. Check the following sources for the latest information:

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