A Canadian border guard was reportedly shot in the neck Tuesday afternoon at the Peace Arch crossing. The shooter then turned the gun on himself.

All lanes of northbound Interstate 5 are blocked at the Peace Arch. Traffic is being diverted to State Route 543.

BCTV reports the man was attempting to enter Canada around 2 p.m.

The border guard was airlifted to a hospital in Canada. Her condition was not immediately known.

The gunman reportedly died at the scene.

It s unclear if they knew each other.

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