Head-on Collision on Highway 97 South – Update
Prince George, B.C. – Prince George RCMP are investigating a motor vehicle accident which occurred on Highway 97 south at Willow Cale Road around 10:15 this morning.
First responders are now on scene of what is described as a head-on collision.
We will have further details as they become available.
UPDATE: Prince George RCMP now say the collision was more of a “glancing” impact than a full-on, head-on collision and that there were no significant injuries.
A police spokesperson says there was a carload of people in one vehicle and one person in a second vehicle. One of the vehicles wound up half in the ditch while the other came to rest on the highway.
Some of the occupants were taken to hospital to be checked out as a precautionary measure however, again, there were no serious injuries.
Traffic was delayed for a period of time and a detour was set up for northbound vehicles while the accident vehicles were cleared from the site.