Update (March 26): Coquitlam RCMP announced further details about the collision—please see this article.
A collision involving several vehicles and pedestrians in Coquitlam has resulted in one death.
Around 3 p.m. today (March 25), Coquitlam RCMP responded to a vehicle collision that involved pedestrians at the intersection of Mariner Way and Riverview Crescent.
While two victims were taken to hospital with serious injuries, one of them has since died.
Due to the collision, the following areas have been closed:
- Mariner Way northbound and southbound between Atlin Place and Fern Terrace;
- Hickey Drive eastbound and westbound between Dartmoor to Mariner Way;
- Riverview Crescent eastbound and westbound between Canim Ave to Mariner Way.
Coquitlam RCMP stated that no further information is being released at this point as the investigation is still in its early stages.