Victim of accident south of Taylor identified as Forest Grove resident

He was transported by ambulance to the Fort St. John Hospital, but was pronounced dead shortly after his arrival. His family has been notified.

Jones’ death is still under investigation, but initial police reports indicated he was attempting to pass a tractor trailer unit when he was hit by a third vehicle travelling in the opposite direction. The highway was closed for almost 6 hours for the investigation and accident clean up.