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Fatal Collision – Holmes Street At East Columbia Street – Update

The intersection of Holmes Street at East Columbia Street was open to traffic just before midnight last night. The investigation into the collision is being conducted by the New Westminster Police Collision Analyst, Major Crime Investigators are interviewing witnesses and, Commercial Vehicle Inspectors are assisting with the examination of the vehicles involved.

All potential causative factors for the collision are being examined. The deceased’s next of kin has been notified however, permission to release the deceased’s name has not been granted by the family at this time. The deceased is an adult male and was the lone occupant in the vehicle.

Further details regarding the collision are not available at this time however information at this time. We are asking that anyone that observed the collision or has information regarding the incident to please contact the New Westminster Police tip line at 604-529-2430 and leave your details for our investigators to contact you.