BRITISH COLUMBIA

No one injured in rock slide on Squamish's Stawamus Chief Mountain: city

04/19/2015 05:13 EDT | Updated 07/08/2015 07:59 EDT
SQUAMISH, B.C. - There are no reported injuries following a rock slide on the Stawamus Chief Mountain in Squamish on Sunday.

Emergency officials say it took place on the mountain's north peak.

The nearby Sea-to-Sky Highway was not affected.

A geotechnical engineering assessment has been completed on the site.

The Stawamus Chief is large, granite monolith about 60 kilometres north of Vancouver that serves as a popular hiking and rock-climbing destination.