The Highway is closed just past Field at the Yoho park boundary, according to DriveBC. (DriveBC photo)

Highway 1 closed east of Golden

DriveBC says that the cause of the closure is due to a vehicle incident.

The Trans-Canada Highway is closed just east of Golden due to a vehicle incident at the Yoho National Park boundary, DriveBC is reporting.

The highway is closed in both directions.

An assessment is currently in progress, with an update expected around 1 p.m MDT.