Accident Results in Serious Injuries, Highway Closure
Prince George, B.C. – Serious injuries are reported in a two-vehicle collision which has closed Highway 16 west to all traffic at the intersection with Vance Road.
RCMP Cpl Craig Douglass says the collision between a pick-up that was towing a trailer loaded with sand or gravel and a passenger vehicle has resulted in serious injuries. However, he could not say how many people were involved in the accident or how many are injured.
Cpl Douglass says the collision, which occurred at approximately 12:30 pm, has closed the highway to all traffic and, he says, “it will remain closed for several hours.” Motorists are advised to use Ospika Boulevard as the alternate route until further notice.
Police continue their investigation of the collision.