11/29/2013 01:48 EST | Updated 01/29/2014 05:59 EST

2 people killed in crash on B.C.'s Highway 16

Two people have been killed in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 16 west of Prince George, B.C., this morning.

RCMP have confirmed two other people injured in the crash at 8:50 a.m. PT were sent to hospital with minor injuries.

Light vehicles are able to drive around the crash scene about 33 kilometers west of Prince George, but heavy vehicles are unable to get by for the time being.