PRINCE GEORGE, BC: An adult female has died following a serious crash Wednesday evening east of Prince George…
North District RCMP confirms to PJXM News that a female passenger was ejected from the vehicle she was in after it crashed near Penny Road, east of Purden Lake on Hwy 16.
The female, 21, was airlifted to hospital where she later died of her injuries. The driver, a 41 year-old man was treated for minor injuries.
Police believe speed and alcohol may have been contributing factors in the crash. Hwy 16 East was closed for several hours and later reopened to traffic at midnight.
The 21 year-old female was a resident of Valemount.