Route 117 is now open
Miramichi Police Force officers are continuing their investigation into the double fatal accident that had occurred on RT 117 at 2:50PM on November 20th, 2017.
The vehicles and debris were removed from the roadway at 8:30PM the highway has since been reopened to traffic.
No further details are available for release at this time.
Miramichi Police Force, Miramichi Fire Department and Ambulance NB services are responding to a serious MVC on Route 117 & Route 126.
Miramichi Fire Fighters Associations did confirm there are three vehicles involved:
“Members responding to a 3 vehicle MVC, Rt 126 & Rt 117. Serious Injuries.”
The area is closed indefinitely.
All traffic is being rerouted to Water St and the Centennial Bridge is also down to one lane. Drivers can expect traffic delays on north and south side of bridge as motorists use alternate routes.
**Article will be updated when more information becomes available**