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Distraught man leads to lengthy Trans Canada closure east of Kamloops

By James Peters
June 1, 2018 - 9:19am

PRITCHARD, B.C. — Traffic was shut down from more than two hours on the Trans Canada Highway east of Pritchard last night as police dealt with a distraught man threatening to kill himself.

Chase RCMP Sgt. Barry Kennedy says police were initially called at about 7:20 p.m.