Hart Highway Closed for Several Hours – Update
Prince George, B.C. – Prince George RCMP say the Hart Highway will remain closed north of Austin Road for several hours following a two-vehicle collision late Friday afternoon.
Several emergency crews responded to a two-vehicle impact involving a motorcycle and a van at Nordic Drive and the Hart Highway at about 5:40 pm. Initial information was that two people had been injured.
While police are not releasing details at this time the City detachment says the highway will remain closed “for several hours” while an investigation continues. There is no information available on possible injuries or number of people injured.
Highway 97 is closed in both directions in the vicinity of this accident and traffic is being re-routed on South Kelly Road.
DriveBC hopes to provide an update on the highway closure at 10 pm.
Update – DriveBC indicates that as of 10:01 pm tonight the collision site on the Hart Highway is clear.