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UPDATE: Crash on Coquihalla Highway south of Merritt

The view from the webcam at Larson Hill on Highway 5 about 36 kilometres south of Merritt, looking north, Saturday, Dec. 19, 2015.
Image Credit: Drive B.C.
December 19, 2015 - 11:52 AM

MERRITT – A two-vehicle crash on the Coquihalla Highway south of Merritt closed the northbound lanes for a few hours this morning, Dec. 19.

Highway 5 has reopened following the crash at Larson Hill on Highway 5, according to Drive B.C.

A semi and a van were involved in the crash and B.C. Ambulance dispatched a helicopter to the scene, according to unconfirmed reports.

For the latest highway conditions go to Drive B.C.’s website.

Image Credit: Drive B.C.

To contact the reporter for this story, email Howard Alexander at To contact the editor, email or call 250-718-2724.

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