Police seeking dashcam footage of fatal crash involving semi-truck in Delta

Jun 21 2019, 11:52 pm

After a fiery crash involving a semi-truck claimed the life of one person last week, Delta Police are now looking for anyone who may have dashcam video of the incident.

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The crash took place at approximately 9:30 am on Thursday, June 13, and closed access to the Deltaport terminal for several hours as crews assessed the scene.

Following the crash, the BC Coroners Service confirmed with Daily Hive that it was investigating the death of a man at the site of the crash.

“There are reports this vehicle may have been driven erratically, so we encourage anyone who has video to please get in touch with police,” said Delta Police spokesperson Cris Leykauf.

Video of the crash’s aftermath was shared on social media.

 

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Police said the truck in question has a light blue cab and a dark blue container. The crash itself involved two trucks, and created a large fire as a result.

In addition to requesting dashcam footage, police said they are also asking anyone who witnessed the collision and has not yet spoken with police to contact them at 604-946-4411.