Peace Arch border crossing fully reopened
Border crossing between Washington and B.C. had been closed after shooting of Canadian border guard.
The Peace Arch border crossing between Washington and British Columbia fully reopened Thursday morning. The crossing at Blaine along Interstate-5 had been closed after the shooting of a Canadian border guard Tuesday and the suicide of the gunman at the scene.
Canadian authorities opened the northbound lanes into Canada at 8 a.m. Thursday. U.S. authorities had reopened southbound lanes, for entry into the United States, on Wednesday afternoon.
Traffic had been diverted to other nearby border crossings. .