VANDERHOOF, BC: Two people are dead following a single vehicle crash on Highway 16 West…
Police say at approximately 11:23 AM, Vanderhoof RCMP and emergency services personnel responded to the crash scene approximately 6 km west of the community. Upon arrival, officers located a single vehicle overturned in a creek that had two occupants inside.
The driver was removed from the vehicle and taken to hospital and later died while a passenger was pronounced dead at the scene.
The investigation is ongoing and although causal factors have yet to be determined, the roads were reported to be snow covered and slippery at the time of the collision.
There are no known witnesses and police are hoping to talk to anyone who may have seen this crash.
If you have any information about this contact the Vanderhoof RCMP at (250) 567-2222 or Crime Stoppers at 1(800) 222-8477