News

BRIEFS: Man killed in truck crash

A Surrey man died after his car collided with a dump truck on 176 Street this week.

On Wednesday afternoon, a 50-year-old man was driving his Hyndai Elantra on 176 Street when it crossed over the centre line and collided head-on with a dump truck near 86 Avenue.

The driver of the Elantra was pronounced dead at the scene, and the 45-year-old driver of the dump truck suffered minor injuries.

The investigation is continuing by Surrey RCMP Traffic Services. Any witnesses who have not already been spoken to are asked to contact Const. Gill at 604-599-0502, ext. 3410.

Undressed behind elementary school

Delta Police are looking for a man who allegedly exposed himself behind Cougar Canyon Elementary School last Friday after classes let out.

A student from nearby Seaquam Secondary School reported seeing a man at the back of the school at 11600 Lyon Road who appeared to be undressing himself. The suspect did not approach the teenage girl, but mooned her as she walked away.

The heavy-set man had a darker complexion and stood approximately 5’8”. He is between 40 and 50 years old with short black hair that is greying. He was wearing a grey and black top and grey pants.

The incident happened at about 3:40 p.m. Friday.

“It’s important for me to clarify that so that people don’t think there were young kids who would likely be in the area,” said Const. Sharlene Brooks, spokesperson for the Delta Police Department.

The suspect was gone by the time police arrived, and school staff did not recall seeing a man matching the description earlier in the day.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Surrey residents rally for safety
 
UPDATE: Teen fighting for his life after car nearly sheared in half in Surrey crash
 
Busy hands, warm hearts
Dog day in Delta
 
Two worlds come together
 
Halloween comes to North Delta
Rogers unveils new NHL studio
 
No to Internet regs, Netflix tells CRTC
 
Bublé pops in at RCMP open house

Community Events, September 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Sep 25 edition online now. Browse the archives.