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Three teenagers dead in Surrey after vehicle crashes into tree

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August 21, 2021 - 3:02 PM

Three teenagers have been pronounced dead follow a single vehicle collision in Surrey early this morning.

Surrey RCMP along with Emergency Health Services and Surrey Fire Service responded to the report of a single vehicle collision into a tree in the 16000-block of 104th Avenue in Surrey, at 2:47 a.m. this morning, according to an RCMP news release.

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Upon arrival emergency crews determined all three teenagers had died.

The occupants of the vehicle have been identified as three boys ages 16 and 17-years-old. The families of all the victims have been notified and the RCMP will not release further information about the identities of the victims, according to the press release.

The RCMP continues to investigate the cause of the collision.  All evidence has been gathered from the scene of the collision and roads have been re-opened to the public.

“Undoubtedly the community as a whole will be deeply impacted by this heartbreaking loss," said RCMP media relations officer Cpl. Vanessa Munn, in the press release. “Support is being offered to the families of the boys and arrangements are being made to offer additional support to the community.”

Anyone who was in the area and witnesses the collision or may have dash cam footage is asked to contact the Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502, or Crime Stoppers, if they wish to remain anonymous, at 1-800-222-8477 or online.

 


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