Prince George, BC: A fatal accident north of Prince George Monday afternoon has shut down one lane of traffic on Highway 97 North near Barney Road, 30 minutes north of the city…
North District RCMP Traffic Services is currently on scene and states the accident occurred at around 1:15 pm. Reports indicate that a semi unit left the roadway and is the only vehicle involved. The driver of the semi unit, a male, was pronounced deceased at the scene.
A RCMP Collision Reconstructionist and the BC Coroners Service have been called to the scene.
One lane of this stretch of highway is open to alternating traffic and will likely remain that way into the evening. Expect delays!
Further updates will be provided as they become available.