NEWS RELEASE · 25th May 2010
On May 21st, 2010 at 10;17 PM, the Kitimat RCMP along with Kitimat Fire/Rescue and Kitimat Ambulance were called to a single motor vehicle accident on Highway 37 near the Kitimat Airpark. A 4 door car, traveling southbound, struck a moose, then crossed the centre line going off road before coming to rest. The driver, and lone occupant, a 49 year old female from Kitimat, suffered serious head injuries and was transported to Vancouver General Hospital on May 22nd. Speed and alcohol are not believed to be factors in this incident.