03/17/2012 01:58 EDT | Updated 05/17/2012 05:12 EDT

Rock slide closes Highway 3

Highway 3 has been closed in both directions south of Cranbrook due to a rockslide.

The major artery in southern B.C. was closed Friday night about 10 kilometres east of Moyie.

Highway officials say the road won't be open until at least 5 p.m. PT Saturday.