If you were driving along Highway 39 earlier today, you may have seen an obstruction in your way. The old Nelson Motors and Equipment building was being moved to its new location near Hitchcock.

Sgt. Clarke with the Estevan RCMP shared that the move went smoothly and there were no incidents to report.

"Everyone was safe and motorists were very accommodating and understanding with the building moving down the highway."

He added that the move got underway at approximately 9:30 and ended at about 10:30 which was faster than they expected. 

The highway conditions were quite icy this morning during the move but are slowly improving.

"It is still slippery on the roads so slow down and give yourself extra time to reach your destination."

Moving3.jpgAll that remains of the old Nelson Motors and Equipment building.

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