Fatal collision closes Highway 16 between Prince George and Vanderhoof
Slippery conditions reported, second collision closes same road in different location
A fatal vehicle collision has closed Highway 16 between Prince George and Vanderhoof.
RCMP say the incident occurred at around 12:45 pm PT near the Chilako River Bridge, approximately 20 kilometres west of Prince George.
There is a detour in place for non-commercial traffic, but DriveBC estimates the main highway will be closed until 7 p.m. PT.
A second collision closed the same highway, approximately 60 kilometres west of Prince George. By 3 pm, it had reopened to single-lane alternating traffic.
DriveBC is reporting slippery conditions throughout the region.
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North District RCMP Traffic Services is investigating.