Fatal Collision

Dawson Creek, Traffic Services

2017-11-08 03:08 PST

File # 2017-8198

On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017, the Dawson Creek RCMP received a report of a multiple vehicle collision on the Alaska Highway near the 237 Rd in Farmington, BC.

It was reported that a Toyota Camry travelling north on the highway, lost control and was struck on the passenger side by a southbound gravel truck.

The driver and passenger of the Camry sustained injuries and were transported to hospital. The driver of the gravel truck was unhurt.

It was later determined that the passenger of the Camry succumbed to his injuries and died at the hospital. The man’s family is being notified and no names are being released at this time.

The Dawson Creek RCMP are requesting any persons that witnessed the collision or that may have any information on the incident to please call them at 250-784-3700 or if you wish to remain anonymous please call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

Released by

Cst. Jaime Ekkel

Media Relations Officer
Dawson Creek RCMP
1230 102nd Ave, Dawson Creek, BC V1G 4V3
Office: 250-784-3700
Fax: 250-784-3721

Email: jaime.ekkel@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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