Documents On Highway Of Tears Open Old Wounds As Missing-Women Inquiry Looms | RED POWER MEDIA: Five people from the community of less than 350 near Burns Lake in central B.C. have disappeared along the route, including an entire family of four, says Chief Corrina Leween.
At least 18 women went missing or were murdered along Highway 16 and the adjacent Highways 97 and 5 since the 1970s. Most cases remain unsolved, though investigators don’t believe a single killer is responsible.
The sorrow deepened recently with a damning report over deleted Transportation Ministry emails about the highway and its missing.
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