VANCOUVER – A severe accident in Burnaby sent four people to hospital on Sunday afternoon.
The incident happened shortly after 3pm. on the highway that takes Kensington Avenue over the Lugid Highway.
Burnaby RMFP told CTV News Vancouver two vehicles were involved in the crash, which happened after one of them apparently crossed the middle of the road, striking the other with a head.
Both vehicles suffered serious damage, causing firefighters to use jaws of life to wipe out passengers, police said.
Four people were taken to hospital, three of whom sustained serious injuries, RHMP reports.
The upgrade was closed for several hours while police investigated the crash.