From the CKNW website
RCMP investigate fatal crash in Prince Rupert this morning
PRINCE RUPERT (CKNW/AM980)-- Prince Rupert RCMP are investigating a fatal vehicle crash that closed Highway 16 for about 6 hours early this morning.
Police say the accident happened around 12:30, when an SUV crossed the highway and hit an on-coming transport truck about 32 kilometres east of Prince Rupert, near Rainbow Summit. The semi was engulfed in flames.
The driver of the SUV was killed, but the driver of the truck escaped and was later treated in hospital for minor injuries. No names have been released.