Semi, Pick-up Collision Sends One Person to Hospital
Prince George, B.C. – One person was rushed to hospital with serious injuries following a two-vehicle collision on Highway 97 north near McLeod Lake Friday afternoon.
North District RCMP say the impact involving a pick-up truck and a semi-trailer unit occurred at 2:12 pm, 4 kilometres south of McLeod Lake. The two drivers were the only people in the vehicles. The driver of the pick-up suffered serious injuries which were not believed to be life-threatening at the time of leaving the accident scene by ambulance.
Highway 97 was initially closed to all traffic and then to single-lane, alternating status before being fully re-opened late Friday afternoon.