Fatal crash reported near North Middle School in Great Falls

Posted at 10:58 AM, Jan 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-08 20:01:57-05

GREAT FALLS- Great Falls Police officials say they are responding to a traffic accident near North Middle School Tuesday morning.

A sergeant says 8th St. NE from Smelter Ave. to 25th Ave. N along with the east entrance of Walmart along Smelter Ave. will be likely closed to the public through the morning.

An update from the GFPD Facebook page says there was at least one fatality.

He urges the public to use alternate routes to the north in the area, including 36th Ave. NE to 8th St. NE.

We have a reporter on scene and will continue to update you as we learn more.