Serious crash closes 176 Street in Surrey

RCMP say a 50-year-old woman is fighting for her life in hospital after a crash with a semi-trailer truck in Cloverdale Tuesday morning.

  • Jul. 12, 2011 6:00 a.m.



A woman is in hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries after a serious collision on 176 Street near 68 Avenue on Tuesday morning.

At about 9:30 a.m., police say a 50-year-old female in a Toyota Matrix was driving through the intersection when a semi-tractor trailer unit hit her vehicle.

The woman was airlifted to hospital with critical injuries. The driver of the truck remained at scene and was taken to hospital with minor injuries.

The cause of the incident is still under investigation. Anyone with more information who has not yet spoken to police is asked to contact Surrey RCMP Traffic Services at 604-599-0502.

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