Accident closes down part of Steveston Highway, Sidaway Road

An unknown number of people were taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries

An accident near Steveston Highway Friday night sent the vehicles’ occupants to hospital and shut down part of the road until further notice.

Richmond RCMP said they attended the scene, near Steveston Highway and Sidaway Road, at approximately 7:24 p.m. Friday.

“Occupants of the vehicles were transported to a local area hospital with non-life threatening injuries,” reads a release from RCMP.

No additional information about the accident was provided by Richmond Mounties, who said they would not be releasing further details at this time.

As of around 9:40 p.m. Friday, Steveston Highway remains closed from Highway 99 to Palmberg Road, and Sidaway Road remained closed from Steveston Highway to Blundell Road.

It’s not yet known when the roads will re-open, according to RCMP.

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Parts of both Steveston Highway and Sidaway Road were closed by Richmond RCMP following an accident Friday night. - Google My Maps


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