A shooting at the Vancouver International Airport, and one person has died.
According to a report in Vancouver Sun, one person was killed in the shooting although the BC RCMP has yet to confirm this officially.
The airport said the situation has now been contained.
UPDATE ON EVOLVING POLICE INCIDENT: We can confirm the situation has been contained at YVR. The airport is open and safe. Flights are operating. We will release more info as it becomes available. Check with your airline on the status of your flight before leaving for YVR.
— Vancouver International Airport (YVR) (@yvrairport) May 9, 2021
Earlier all routes going in and out of Richmond were closed but are being opened.