Two people are dead after a three-car collision in the Metro Vancouver community of Surrey, B.C., on Saturday night.

In a written release, police say the crash happened at approximately 9:15 p.m. PT on Highway 99, between Highway 91 and the King George Highway.

Police said a green Honda was heading south on Highway 99 when it crossed the centre median, colliding with two cars heading north.

The driver of the Honda, an adult man from Surrey, was killed. His passenger, an adult man, was taken to a local hospital in critical condition.

The driver and the lone occupant of one of the northbound cars, an adult female, was also killed.

The driver of the second northbound car was not injured.

The cause of the crash has not been determined.

Police are asking anyone with information to contact the RCMP at 604-946-2184.

Surrey is about 30 kilometres southeast of Vancouver.

Corrections

  • An earlier version of this story incorrectly stated the accident took place in Delta, B.C. In fact, the crash happened in the neighbouring municipality of Surrey.
    Oct 17, 2013 7:33 PM PT