A crash on the Quesnel River Bridge is backing up southbound traffic on Highway 97 in Quesnel. (File Photo)

A crash on the Quesnel River Bridge is backing up southbound traffic on Highway 97 in Quesnel. (File Photo)

Crash on Quesnel River Bridge backs up southbound traffic

At least three vehicles were involved in the collision, which took place on the bridge

Southbound traffic on Highway 97 on the Quesnel River Bridge has completely stopped due to at least a three vehicle collision.

The crash took place in the southbound lane right on the Quesnel River bridge, with a green truck showing major damage to its front end. The truck struck another vehicle, which also appeared to damage a car.

Quesnel RCMP, BC Ambulance and the Quesnel Fire Department are on the bridge with no word on potential injuries.

Traffic is backed up. A crash last week near the Quesnel River Bridge lead to alternating single-lane traffic across the bridge.

READ MORE: Three vehicle crash on Quesnel River Bridge sends one to hospital, slows traffic

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