As of 10:15 AM, HWY 16 is now open in the westbound lanes. Police details say three females were seriously injured in the crash, one is in critical condition. A 17 year-old driver has been arrested.
For those travelling west on Hwy 16 be advised the intersection is closed at Hwy 97/16 for Westbound and Merging traffic only due to a vehicle collision. The crash involves a single vehicle pickup truck vs. a lamp standard in the merge lane. The RCMP have blocked the lanes off. The crash occurred around 4:20 AM.
Detour using Hwy 97 South to Queensway and Ferry, Westwood Drive, Ospika Blvd to access Ferry Ave and many others.
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