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May 10 collision briefly closes Highway 16 in Smithers

Traffic was detoured on to the frontage road
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Highway 16 and 16th Ave was briefly closed Friday morning May 10 after a two-vehicle collision. (Marisca Bakker/The Interior News) Highway 16 and 16th Ave was briefly closed Friday morning May 10 after a two-vehicle collision. (Marisca Bakker/The Interior News)

A two-vehicle incident on Friday morning May 10 at the corner of Highway 16 and 16th Avenue briefly closed the intersection.

Smithers RCMP were called out at 10:30 a.m. for the two-vehicle collision.

Corporal Madonna Saunderson said while there were injuries, the extent of those injuries is unknown at this time.

Traffic was detoured to the frontage roads for less than a hour.

Police say the investigation is on going.

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Marisca Bakker

About the Author: Marisca Bakker

Marisca was born and raised in Ontario and moved to Smithers almost ten years ago on a one-year contract.
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