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Head-on collision closes Alaska Highway

UPDATE – The RCMP have confirmed there was a head-on collision at around 8:30 involving a semi-truck and passenger vehicle with one person in each.

The nature of the injuries to at least one person are considered life-threatening.
Emergency services, Dawson Creek RCMP, Traffic Services and the Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Service are at the scene.
The cause of the crash is not known at the moment and the highway will be closed for the foreseeable future. The investigation is in the early stages and motorists are asked to monitor DriveBC.ca for updates to the road closure.

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – The Alaska Highway is closed south of Taylor at the 230 road.

Eyewitnesses say a collision between two vehicles has happened between the rest area and the chain up area at the top of the South Taylor Hill

DriveBC.ca says there is no estimate on when the Highway will be open.

For updates, visit www.drivebc.ca or watch this website.

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