One dead, one in custody following early morning crash in Surrey, B.C.

Click to play video: 'Woman dead and driver in custody after Surrey crash'
Woman dead and driver in custody after Surrey crash
Surrey RCMP are investigating the strange circumstances surrounding a crash that led to a woman's death early Sunday morning. Grace Ke has more including a witness account of the tragedy – Sep 18, 2022

A woman died early Sunday morning in Surrey following a serious vehicle crash on 108 Avenue between 133 Street and University Drive, police say.

“On September 18th, 2022 at about 1:05 am, Surrey RCMP responded to the report of a traffic incident in which a female was struck,” said Staff Sgt. R Monsef, in a release.

“The female victim did not survive her injuries.”

Read more: Raid of Surrey, B.C. convenience store turns up large stash of drugs and cash

Police said a driver is in custody and Integrated Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Service is assisting the Surrey RCMP Criminal Collision Investigation Team with the investigation.

The section of 108 Avenue will be shut down for an “undetermined amount of time” as officers continue their investigation.

Story continues below advertisement

Read more: 13-year-old hospitalized after stabbing in Surrey, B.C. park

The public is being asked to stay away from the area.

Anyone with possible information or camera footage from the area is being asked to contact Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502.

At this point, it is unclear if the woman who died was in a vehicle or a pedestrian.

Global News has reached out to Surrey RCMP for further comment.

Sponsored content