One dead after collision near Pouce Coupe

Shortly after ten o'clock police responded to the crash reports, and their preliminary investigation revealed the pick-up crossed the centre line of Highway Two, near Blockline Road, and collided with a tractor-trailer unit.

The driver and a passenger in the big truck suffered only minor injuries.

Highway 2 remains closed at this time.  According to Drivebc.ca, the road could open at 8:30 a.m.