SMITHERS, BC: One man is dead following a serious single vehicle crash on a logging road north of Smithers on Friday…
Police say at approximately 5:10 AM, officers were notified of a crash on the Babine Lake Road. Upon arrival to the the scene, officers located a 2005 Dodge pickup that had left roadway.
The driver, a 50 year-old man was ejected from the vehicle as it rolled. The man was taken to hospital and later succumbed to injuries sustained in the crash. No one else was inside the truck.
The RCMP and BC Coroners Service are investigating and early findings suggest that the gravel road was icy at the time of the crash.
Anyone with information on this collision is asked to call the Smithers RCMP at 250 847-3233.