Authorities have reported a fatal multi-vehicle crash that occurred on Wednesday evening around 11:30 p.m.
It was stated that the incident that took place on the Trans-Canada Highway involved a semi, two vans and a car.
According to the police, a van travelling eastbound cube switched to the westbound lane and crash head-on with a vehicle on that lane. A semi and cube van moving behind the struck car ran into the scene and got involved in the incident when the vehicles could not stop on time.
Officials stated that two persons lost their lives and three other people were taken to hospital in a critical condition with ambulance.
There is no available information concerning other victims in one of the involved vehicles for the main time.
The identities of the deceased persons are not disclosed pending notification of next of kin.
Authorities are still investigating the incident.