At 1:18 OPP notified that the highway had been reopened.
Jan 6, 2019 @ 11:31
Hwy 144 remains CLOSED (Between Timmins and Jct 144/560 Gogama) due to a diesel fuel spill. Sources say that a transport hit a snow plow resulting in a 2km long spill of diesel fuel on the highway making it extremely slippery. There are comments that the highway will reopen around 2 p.m.