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SMITHERS, BC: One person has died following a serious crash involving two vehicles Thursday afternoon near Smithers…
Police say at approximately 3:15 PM this afternoon (August 13), Smithers RCMP responded to a two vehicle crash on Highway 16 near Babine Lake Road.
When emergency crews arrived on scene they located a motorcycle vs. pickup truck. One person was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The cause is currently under investigation.
Police continue to investigate the crash and are asking anyone who may have witnessed the incident to call the Smithers RCMP at (250) 847-3233