UPDATE (Dec 27, 2016 @ 15:30) – Vehicles have been removed, and both lanes are open.
UPDATE (Dec 27, 2016 @ 13:53) – MyWawa has received an update from a traveler passing through the collision scene, “Accident just before paint lake road. Two vehicles. One on its side in north bound ditch one in south bound lane.” The highway is slushy and slippery. There are three OPP cruisers on scene and they are directing people through. Accident is on a curve.
UPDATE (Dec 27, 2016 @ 13:40) – Collision site is 7 km north of Hwy 17/Hwy 519 Junction. OPP are on scene.
Original Post (Dec 27, 2016 @ 13:32) – Northeast Region OPP have tweeted that Hwy 17 is blocked at this time due to a three vehicle collision. There are no other details available at this time.
OPP have not yet officially closed the road, but OPP say highway is blocked.