Monday, October 26

Bad Accident in Quesnel

THERE HAS BEEN A SERIOUS ACCIDENT ON HIGHWAY 97 NORTH OF QUESNEL.

   CONSTABLE KRISTA VROLEK, THE MEDIA RELATIONS OFFICER AT THE DETACHMENT, SAYS THE HIGHWAY IS CLOSED IN BOTH DIRECTIONS ABOUT 15 KILOMETRES NORTH OF QUESNEL.

   NOT A LOT OF DETAILS HAVE BEN RELEASED AT THIS POINT BUT VROLEK CONFIRMS THAT THERE ARE SERIOUS INJURIES.

   THERE IS NO WORD ON HOW MANY VEHICLES WERE INVOLVED IN THE CRASH AND AN INVESTIGATION CONTINUES.

   POLICE ARE URGING MOTORISTS TO USE EXTRA CAUTION WHEN TRAVELLING TODAY.