Police Discover Dead Body Along Highway 16
Houston, B.C. – A highway maintenance worker made a grisly discovery along Highway 16 halfway between Burns Lake and Houston this morning.
North District Corporal Dave Tyreman says the individual found the body of a dead man in the ditch near the 6 mile brake check just after 11:30.
He says the identity of the man is not being released at this time and the cause of death is under investigation.
Police remain on scene. In meantime, the highway remains open to single lane alternating traffic.