Traffic

(Black Press Media file photo)

UPDATE: All four lanes through Massey Tunnel now open

Northbound lanes were closed after an oversize vehicle struck a sprinkler head

(Black Press Media file photo)
Fraser Highway is on the left. Highway 1 is on the right. Abbotsford News file photos

BC NDP corrects itself after accidentally promising to widen the wrong highway

Party’s platform originally said it would widen Fraser Highway, not Highway 1

Fraser Highway is on the left. Highway 1 is on the right. Abbotsford News file photos
Motorists on 40 Avenue wait for an opening to cross or turn onto Highway 15. (Aaron Hinks photo)

Surrey’s 40 Avenue and Highway 15 intersection to receive safety upgrades

Calls were made to improve safety at the corner after a fatal collision last year

Motorists on 40 Avenue wait for an opening to cross or turn onto Highway 15. (Aaron Hinks photo)
An SUV on fire in the westbound lanes of Highway 1 near the No. 3 Road exit, between Chilliwack and Abbotsford, Sept. 8, 2020. (Facebook/Dee Hiles)

Vehicle fire slowing traffic between Chilliwack and Abbotsford

Fire is in westbound lanes at No. 3 Road, fire crews on scene

An SUV on fire in the westbound lanes of Highway 1 near the No. 3 Road exit, between Chilliwack and Abbotsford, Sept. 8, 2020. (Facebook/Dee Hiles)
It’s official. It’s open. The new 216th Street interchange to the Trans-Canada Highway is open to vehicle, bicycle, and pedestrian traffic. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: New freeway interchange opens in Lower Mainland

Traffic is already flowing on a new $62-million highway connector in Langley

It’s official. It’s open. The new 216th Street interchange to the Trans-Canada Highway is open to vehicle, bicycle, and pedestrian traffic. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)
A pick-up truck was seen in a ditch at the sight of a crash on Hwy 1 and Glover Road in Langley this morning. (Special to THE TIMES)

UPDATE: One dead after early morning crash on Highway 1 in Langley

RCMP said weather, visibility and/or road conditions do not appear to be factors in the crash

A pick-up truck was seen in a ditch at the sight of a crash on Hwy 1 and Glover Road in Langley this morning. (Special to THE TIMES)
Emergency crews on the scene of a single-vehicle crash in uptown White Rock on Monday. (Aaron Hinks photo)

Emergency crews on scene of single-vehicle crash in uptown White Rock

Incident occurred near Thrift Avenue and Johnston Road

Emergency crews on the scene of a single-vehicle crash in uptown White Rock on Monday. (Aaron Hinks photo)
The crash occurred just before the Bradner Road overpass around noon. Google Maps screenshot taken at 12:25 p.m.

Eastbound crash on Highway 1 in Abbotsford causing heavy traffic

Crash site just before Bradner Road, emergency crews blocking left lane

The crash occurred just before the Bradner Road overpass around noon. Google Maps screenshot taken at 12:25 p.m.
A view of the semi truck fire at the Massey Tunnel from the western tip of Deas Island, on Sunday, June 7, 2020. (Matthew Le Page/Twitter)

UPDATE: Massey Tunnel fully reopened after semi truck fire

Tunnel reopened around 6:30 p.m.

A view of the semi truck fire at the Massey Tunnel from the western tip of Deas Island, on Sunday, June 7, 2020. (Matthew Le Page/Twitter)
UPDATE: One person dead, two in critical condition after Highway 1 collision in Langley

UPDATE: One person dead, two in critical condition after Highway 1 collision in Langley

A man and woman were taken to hospital in critical condition

UPDATE: One person dead, two in critical condition after Highway 1 collision in Langley
The Port Mann Bridge. (TI Corp)

Traffic dips by nearly 50% on some Lower Mainland crossings amid pandemic

Crossings dropped by between 31 and 49 per cent

The Port Mann Bridge. (TI Corp)
The B.C. government wants to replace the four-lane George Massey Tunnel with an eight-lane tunnel with two dedicated transit lanes. (Black Press Media)

Business case for Massey Tunnel replacement expected by fall: transportation ministry

Eight-lane immersed tunnel remains the preferred options

The B.C. government wants to replace the four-lane George Massey Tunnel with an eight-lane tunnel with two dedicated transit lanes. (Black Press Media)
Surrey emergency responders help a pedestrian crash victim on Scott Road in 2019. (File photo)

Surrey mayor says Vision Zero Surrey did ‘tremendous’ work in 2019 to make roads safer

Shabnem Afzal, road safety manager and leader of the Vision Zero Surrey gave council-in-committee a review of 2019 on Monday

Surrey emergency responders help a pedestrian crash victim on Scott Road in 2019. (File photo)
Walter van Halst (left) and his neighbour Rob Murray say cars hit incredibly high speeds along 63rd Avenue between 166th and 168th Streets in Cloverdale. (Photo Malin Jordan)

Cloverdale resident wants speeders bumped from his road

Lord Tweedsmuir teacher Walter van Halst says safety is number one concern

Walter van Halst (left) and his neighbour Rob Murray say cars hit incredibly high speeds along 63rd Avenue between 166th and 168th Streets in Cloverdale. (Photo Malin Jordan)
Collision on Coquihalla Highway shortly after 4 p.m. on Feb. 20, 2020. (DriveBC footage)

UPDATE: ‘Chain reaction pile up’ closes southbound traffic on Coquihalla Highway

Black Press Media has reached out to RCMP, paramedics for details

Collision on Coquihalla Highway shortly after 4 p.m. on Feb. 20, 2020. (DriveBC footage)
A “serious collision” has shut down Highway 97 in both directions just south of Prince George. (Observer File Photo)

One dead in multi-vehicle collision involving logging truck on northern B.C. highway

DriveBC says highway expected to remain closed until 8 p.m.

A “serious collision” has shut down Highway 97 in both directions just south of Prince George. (Observer File Photo)
Update: Single lane southbound reopens on Coquihalla after semi flips

Update: Single lane southbound reopens on Coquihalla after semi flips

The Merritt to Hope southbound stretch closed after accident around 9 a.m. on long weekend Friday

Update: Single lane southbound reopens on Coquihalla after semi flips
Oyen, Alberta. (Google Maps)

Truck driver charged in Alberta highway crash that killed 11-year-old boy

Truck allegedly slammed into back of family’s SUV that was stopped on highway due to construction

Oyen, Alberta. (Google Maps)
Unsecured dogs and driving don’t mix, say Oceanside RCMP. (Black Press file photo)

The ‘ultimate distraction’: RCMP warn drivers against unsecured pets in vehicles

Cops, ICBC offer tips after pooch killed in Vancouver Island mishap

Unsecured dogs and driving don’t mix, say Oceanside RCMP. (Black Press file photo)
Police say that three people were rescued from a car that went into a ditch near 48 Ave. off of King George Boulevard on Sunday afternoon. (Curtis Krekau)

UPDATE: Family rescued from water-filled ditch on King George Boulevard

The family of four was transported to hospital, where the mother remains in critical condition

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Police say that three people were rescued from a car that went into a ditch near 48 Ave. off of King George Boulevard on Sunday afternoon. (Curtis Krekau)