Yikes! Keep Right Except to Pass on the Trans-Canada Highway, June 1976. (Image courtesy of the Observer collection, Archives Room at R.J. Haney Heritage Village)

Shuswap history in pictures: Crash on Trans-Canada Highway

History repeats itself many times on Highway 1

Yikes! Keep Right Except to Pass on the Trans-Canada Highway, June 1976. The history of crashes on the Trans-Canada Highway is lengthy, although the vehicles here seemed to have fared a little better, perhaps partly because of slower speeds and sturdier vehicles. (Image courtesy of the Observer collection, Archives Room at R.J. Haney Heritage Village)

Read more: Our history in pictures: Summer gathering by Shuswap Lake

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