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Fatal crash on Hwy 97 near Prince George claims one life…

PRINCE GEORGE, BC: One person is dead following a head-on crash south of Prince George during the overnight Monday…

Police say on Dec 3 at approximately 1 AM, a head-on collision occurred on Highway 97 near Buckhorn Lake Road, about 10 kilometres south of Prince George.

Upon arrival, it was determined that a northbound Ford F150 with three occupants crossed the center line and collided head-on with a southbound semi-truck.

The driver of the pickup truck was deceased at the scene, while the remaining occupants and the driver of the semi-truck were taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The cause of the crash is under investigation. North District Traffic Services (Prince George) is continuing to investigate and no further information is available at this time.

Hwy 97 was closed for several hours and has since reopened.

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