A collsion on Highway 97 south of Chetwynd has claimed one life. The crash occurred around 2 PM today near the former Silver Sands Lodge. Highway 97 is currently closed in bother directions between Chetwynd and Mackenzie, and there is no word on what caused the crash. The highway is estimated to re-open around 11 PM tonight. For up to the minute traffic updates, please check drivebc.ca.