One person dead, two in hospital following accident on TCH near Goobies

TCH to be closed for 'four to six hours'

Ross Mair rmair@thepacket.ca
Published on December 7, 2012

The driver of an east-bound vehicle — a Honda sedan — has died following a two-vehicle accident just west of Goobies on the Trans-Canada Highway this afternoon.

The two occupants of the other vehicle, a Ford truck, were transported to hospital in Clarenville with undetermined injuries.

Clarenville RCMP is advising the TCH will be closed in both directions west of Goobies at Trailside until further notice.

RCMP Traffic Services Collision Re-constructionists are enroute to the scene.

Updates to be provided when available.

The public is asked to find alternate routes, if possible, as the highway will be closed during the course of the investigation.