One person deceased following two vehicle crash

Northern Rockies

2023-04-17 13:39 PDT

File # 2023-730

On Saturday, April 15, 2023 shortly after midnight, the Northern Rockies RCMP responded to a report of a two vehicle crash north of Summit Lake on Highway 97.

When police arrive on the scene, they find the driver and lone occupant of the Mitsubishi deceased. The driver of the semi reported minor injuries.

Evidence obtained to date suggest that the north bound automobile crossed into the lane of the south bound semi. The investigation is ongoing.

The victim, an adult man, was an American citizen and family has been notified. BC Coroners Service is conducting a parallel investigation and there are no further details to be released at this time.


Released by:

Cpl. Madonna Saunderson
District Advisory NCO (Media Relations)
North District
4020 5th Avenue, Prince George, BC V2M 7E7
Office: 250-561-3166
Cell: 250-301-3521


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