January 02, 2015 - 3:58 PM
UPDATE: Highway 1 between Golden and Revelstoke is now open in both directions.
GOLDEN B.C. - RCMP have shut down a section of Highway 1 between Revelstoke and Golden following a serious vehicle accident.
RCMP say the four vehicle crash claimed the lives of two women and happened at roughly 2:30 p.m. Friday near Canyon Rough Springs located 30 kilometres east of Revelstoke, according to Global Okanagan. Another man is in critical condition. The vehicles involved include a small car and three pickup trucks with one pulling a trailer.
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- This story was updated at 9:20 p.m. to include new information from DriveBC and Global Okanagan.
- This story was corrected. Both who died were female.
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