BRITISH COLUMBIA

Rogers Pass Highway Crash Kills 1

10/19/2012 04:21 EDT | Updated 12/19/2012 05:12 EST
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REVELSTOKE, B.C. - One person is dead and four others are injured after a two vehicle crash along Highway 1 near the Rogers Pass.

Revelstoke RCMP Sgt. Kim Hall says the head-on crash happened about 10 this morning in slushy conditions.

Hall says it's also snowing heavily now in the area.

She says the crash involved a truck and a car.

The highway remains closed four kilometres east of the Rogers Pass Summit and isn't expected to open until at least 4 p.m. (CHNL)