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Minor crash in Port Coquitlam turns fatal after 82-year-old man dies

Last Updated Apr 28, 2020 at 12:42 am PDT

An 82-year-old man has died from his inuries after a crash in Port Coquitlam on April 26, 2020. (Courtesy Coquitlam RCMP)

A man has died after what seemed to be a 'minor crash' in Port Coquitlam Sunday, according to RCMP

Mounties are looking for witnesses of the crash, or the moments after

PORT COQUITLAM (NEWS 1130) — What  Mounties say seemed to be a minor crash in Port Coquitlam has turned fatal now that a Pitt Meadows man has died.

On Sunday just before 5 p.m., Coquitlam RCMP says a red Subaru Outback collided with a grey Volkswagen Passat which then hit a white Chevrolet Colorado at the intersection of Mary Hill Bypass and Pitt River Road.

The driver of the Subaru and one his passengers, an 82-year-old man, were hurt and taken to hospital, but Mounties say their injuries appeared to be minor.

Just after midnight, the 82-year-old man died from his injuries.

RCMP now needs the public’s help to find more witnesses of the crash or the moments after.

Call Coquitlam RCMP non-emergency line at 604-945-1550 and ask for the Collision Team (file 2020-10802).