Woman’s Life Lost After Traffic Collision On HWY 16

A woman is dead after a serious collision occurred on Highway 16 between Terrace and Prince Rupert involving a logging truck, a moose and an SUV. It happened around 7 pm yesterday when a logging truck was heading eastbound and struck a moose. The truck then lost control and collided with an SUV in opposing traffic. The passenger of the SUV was dead at the scene. Both the drivers of the SUV and logging truck were sent to the hospital for treatment. The SUV driver suffered serious injuries, while the logging truck driver only suffered minor injuries. Highway 16 was shut down from 7 pm until 4 am this morning. The investigation is ongoing.

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