Semi-truck crash in Delta claims 1 life

Delta Police on scene of the fatal crash Thursday night. Shane MacKichan

One person has died in serious crash in Delta late Thursday night.

Police say at about 11 p.m., near River Road and Webster Road, a semi-truck went off the road and slammed into a hydro pole.

Investigators are still on scene collecting evidence. Power is out in the area and it could be a few more hours before it is restored.

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The road is expected to remain blocked off until noon as BC Hydro reconnects power.

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