Driver sustains life-threatening injuries in Abbotsford collision


UPDATE: Highway 11 is now open, Abbotsford Police announced around 10 p.m. on Friday.


ON Friday at 1:54 p.m., Abbotsford Emergency Services responded to a serious collision within the northbound lanes of Highway 11 north of Clayburn Road.
Emergency service workers located a two-vehicle collision in which one of the drivers sustained life-threatening injuries and was transported to hospital. The second driver was uninjured, remained on scene, and is cooperating with police.
Abbotsford Police Patrol Officers, with the assistance of the Integrated Collision Analysis Reconstruction Service (ICARS), remain on scene and are in the early stages of this investigation. Highway 11 is currently closed northbound between Clayburn Road and Harris Road.

Abbotsford Police will provide an update on their social media once the road reopens.
Investigators seek witnesses and dashcam footage from those who may have been travelling along Highway 11 just before the collision. If you can assist, you are requested to call the Abbotsford Police Department at 604-859-5225.