Yellowknife and Behchoko RCMP investigating fatal motor vehicle collision

February 12, 2020
Yellowknife, Northwest Territories

News release


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Yellowknife and Behchoko RCMP attended the scene of a fatal motor vehicle collision early on Wednesday, February 12, 2020.

The collision happened at approximately 2:00 am, between Behchoko and Yellowknife, on Highway 3. One person is deceased and others sustained non-life threatening injuries.

The highway has been reopened to traffic.

The investigation is ongoing. If anyone witnessed the collision, they are asked to contact Yellowknife RCMP at 669-1111.

More information to come.


Contact information

Julie Plourde
Media Relations Officer
Northwest Territories RCMP – Yellowknife, NT
(867) 765-3712

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