The Coquihalla Highway was closed southbound just north of Hope for four hours early Friday evening, after a serious collision that killed an elderly couple.
The B.C. Coroners Service confirms it is investigating the deaths of a man and a woman in their seventies.
The southbound portion of the highway between Exit 183 Peers Creek Road and Highway 3 was closed for a distance 2.4 kms, approximately 4 to 6 kms north of Hope.
No other details are available at the moment.
More to come…