Teen dead after vehicle collided with dump truck in Delta

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A 17-year-old Langley teen was killed and a 23-year-old woman is in serious condition after a crash involving a tandem dump truck and a vehicle in Delta on Wednesday, July 6. Around 9 a.m., Delta Police responded to a collision between a tandem dump truck and a
passenger vehicle in the 9800 block of Ladner Trunk Road. As a result of the collision, the
dump truck rolled over onto the vehicle, crushing the black Pontiac Sunfire. Both
vehicles ended up in the ditch. The 17-year-old passenger died at
the scene as a result of his injuries. The 23-year-old driver of the Pontiac was
transported to hospital with serious injuries that are not believed to be life
threatening, said Delta Police. Police still aren’t sure how the crash
happened. As part of the investigation, Delta Police Traffic Section investigators would like to speak to anyone who may have witnessed the collision or the events leading up to it. Anyone who believes they may have any information is asked to call Const. Grayson
Smith at 604-946-4411.

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