NEWS RELEASE · 20th March 2012
On March 19th at approximately 08:35 am Houston RCMP responded to a two vehicle fatal crash involving a pick up and a tractor trailer on Hwy 16 approximately 1.5 km East of 6 Mile Hill east of the community of Topley.
The driver of the pick up truck was pronounced dead at the scene. His identity has not yet been released pending notification of next of kin.
“The road conditions were snow covered and slippery at the time” says Cpl. Mario Cloutier of the North District West Traffic Services.
The cause of the collision is still under investigation.