The Lea Park Bridge north of Marwayne is now closed to vehicular traffic as EMS crews are on scene due to a multi-vehicle collision on Highway 897.

Kitscoty RCMP say the highway is blocked as a result of the collision and traffic is being diverted to Highway 893.

They are asking motorists to avoid the area and take alternate routes if possible.

Traffic is expected to be impacted for several hours while the investigation and clean up is completed.