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Traffic moving again after fiery crash on Okanagan Connector

Details of the crash are not yet known
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An air ambulance responds to a fiery crash at 97C and 5A on June 6, 2024.

Update 2:50 p.m.

Traffic is moving again at the junction for highways 97C and 5A. 

Emergency responders were called to the scene after a vehicle caught fire just before 1:30 p.m.

An air ambulance also responded, but injuries of those involved are unknown. 

Original 2:20 p.m.

DriveBC is reporting a vehicle incident on the Coquihalla Highway near the junction with Highway 5A, north of Aspen Grove.

A vehicle is said to have caught fire just before 1:30 p.m.

An air ambulance has responded to the scene. 

Drivers should expect delays. 

Details of the crash are unknown at this time. 

The story will be updated when more information is available. 



Brittany Webster

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