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Three dead following accident by Dawson Creek


Three people are dead following a two vehicle accident Saturday morning on Highway 97 south of Dawson Creek.

At approximately 10:35am Saturday morning there was a two vehicle collision about 30km south of Dawson Creek.  The driver and two passengers of a north bound passenger car appear to have crossed the roadway and were struck by an oncoming pick-up truck.

All three were pronounced dead at the scene.  The two occupants of the pick-up truck were taken by ambulance to Dawson Creek and Regional Hospital with undetermined injuries.

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The RCMP believe icy road conditions may have been the contributing factor in this accident.  The names of the deceased are not being released pending notification of next of kin.

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