One Dead in 97 Crash – Update
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Prince George, B.C. – A crash this afternoon involving a semi and a pick up truck has claimed one life.Highway 97 is closed south of the junction with the Old Cariboo Highway and a detour is available via Damms Road to Willowcale FSR.
The collision occurred in the area of “dip,” just north of Buckhorn Lake Road.
There is no word yet on if others involved in the crash have been injured.
An RCMP Traffic Analyst is on scene. The B.C. Coroners Service is also on scene.
According to Drive BC, the road is expected to fully reopen at midnight. There is no further information available at this time.