Update: Highway 1 has been reopened to traffic at around 9 p.m. after a fatal crash closed it near Golden.
Previously: A semi truck jackknifed and slid into oncoming traffic on Highway 1 west of Golden on Tuesday, killing one.
The incident happened at around 11:50 a.m. near Donald. Upon arrival at the scene, emergency services determined that the semi truck collided with an oncoming vehicle, killing one occupant. The driver of the semi-truck was not injured.
Nothing has been ruled out in terms of the cause of the crash.
Highway 1 remains closed in both directions as a result of the crash. It is expected to reopen at around 9 p.m.
Trans Canada East Traffic Services (TCETS) Golden is in charge of the investigation. Anyone with information regarding the crash, including any dashcam video, is asked to call TCETS at 250-334-2221.