Injured driver in Abbotsford collision passes away

ABBOTSFORD Police announced on Saturday that the driver who sustained life-threatening injuries in Friday’s collision succumbed to his injuries on Friday evening in hospital.

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), are investigating. Highway 11 was closed northbound between Clayburn Road and Harris Road for many hours.

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.