Three-car crash on Highway 1; heavy blowing snow reported

'Extreme' weather conditions causing treacherous conditions

  • Feb. 8, 2017 8:00 p.m.
A multi-car accident has slowed down Highway 1 traffic Westound near the No. 3 Road overpass.

A multi-car accident has slowed down Highway 1 traffic Westound near the No. 3 Road overpass.




A multi-vehicle crash has slowed traffic to one lane westbound on Highway 1 in Abbotsford, near the Chilliwack border.

The collision, involving three or more cars, occurred around 2 p.m. near the No. 3 Road overpass.

Abbotsford Fire and ambulance crews are on scene with one head injury reported.

Weather conditions have been described as “extreme” on the highway, as a weather warning has been issued with snow and freezing rain expected this afternoon and tonight.