News One life lost in Highway 16 West crash at Mudd River SHARE ON: Brendan Pawliw, staff Wednesday, Jul. 28th, 2021 Traffic backed up on Hwy 16 due to collision (Photo by Dione Wearmouth, MyPGNow) One person has died following a motor vehicle incident on Highway 16 West at Mudd River. Police responded to the call today (Wednesday) where it was discovered two vehicles and a motorcycle were involved in the crash. Traffic on the highway was closed for a couple of hours before reopening. The BC Coroners Service is investigating.