Collision On Highway 1 Takes Driver’s Life

North Vancouver, Traffic Services

2017-01-10 13:30 PST

File # 2017-655

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At approximately 3:45 pm on January 9th, 2017 a 63 year-old Vancouver resident was in North Vancouver driving south bound along a portion of Highway 1 which people commonly refer to as the cut. A four vehicle collision occurred resulting in the subsequent tragic death of the Vancouver resident. Minor injuries were received by the other drivers and passengers.

The incident is considered a fatal criminal investigation with the RCMP Port Mann Highway Patrol conducting the ongoing investigation.

Highway traffic was diverted for several hours to facilitate the gathering of investigative evidence by the RCMP Integrated Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Service (ICARS).

Police are asking that any witnesses to this incident to please call the Port Mann Highway Patrol at 604-526-9744. References file 2017-115.

Released by

Cpl. Richard De Jong

Media Relations
North Vancouver RCMP
147 East 14 St, North Vancouver, BC, V7L-2N4
Office: 604-969-7561
Cell: 604-363-5584
Fax: 604-990-7450


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