May 24, 2019 1:41 am
Updated: May 24, 2019 2:42 am

One person dead after collision in Coquitlam

Police at the scene of a collision in Coquitlam that left one person dead Thursday, May 23, 2019.

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One person has been pronounced dead at the scene of a collision between two vehicles in Coquitlam Thursday evening.

RCMP said a grey SUV and a black Dodge Durango collided on Schoolhouse Road near Lucille Star Drive around 7:20 p.m.

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Two other people involved were taken to hospital with serious, but non-life threatening injuries.

Coquitlam RCMP’s Criminal Crash Investigation Team is looking into the events leading up to the crash.

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As a result, police advise that the north and southbound lanes on Schoolhouse Road between Booth Avenue and Lucille Star Drive will remain closed for a period of time.

Coquitlam RCMP are not releasing further details at this time.

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