Two people died in a collision on Highway 16 West that happened near Guest Road, about 30 km east of Vanderhoof, on Oct. 13 at 2:43 p.m.
A west-bound car crossed the centre line and collided with a loaded east-bound logging truck. The logging truck then collided with a second west-bound car and lost its load of logs.
A west-bound semi tried to avoid the collision but hit some of the logs.Both drivers of the two cars were pronounced dead at the scene while the drivers of the commercial vehicles were treated at the scene with minor injuries.
The highway was closed in both directions following the crash until 4 a.m. the next morning.What caused the collision remains under investigation but neither speed nor alcohol are likely factors.
Anyone who may have witnessed this or has information pertaining to this crash is urged to contact the RCMP or Crime Stoppers.