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RCMP pictured at a motor vehicle incident during snowy conditions. (Phil McLachlan - Black Press Media)

Okanagan driver ticketed after running red light, causing 3-car collision

Northbound prius in Kelowna ran red light, struck by westbound vehicle, rolled into semi truck

RCMP pictured at a motor vehicle incident during snowy conditions. (Phil McLachlan - Black Press Media)
Firefighters redirect traffic following a collision near the Black Road/Highway 97B intersection on Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2020. (Jim Elliot-Salmon Arm Observer)

Collision closes Highway 97B near Black Road/Auto Road SE intersection

Second, single-vehicle accident reported in 1200 block of 97B

Firefighters redirect traffic following a collision near the Black Road/Highway 97B intersection on Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2020. (Jim Elliot-Salmon Arm Observer)
Firefighters redirect traffic following a collision near the Black Road/Highway 97B intersection on Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2020. (Jim Elliot-Salmon Arm Observer)

Update: Highway 97B collision cleared

Drivers are asked to be cautious as some crews may still be in the area.

Firefighters redirect traffic following a collision near the Black Road/Highway 97B intersection on Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2020. (Jim Elliot-Salmon Arm Observer)
Chase RCMP say drivers who ‘brake-check’ should not be surprised if their vehicle is rear-ended. (File photo)

Chase RCMP warn drivers after ‘brake-checking’ reportedly leads to collision

Alleged dispute between two drivers ends in one pickup truck rear-ending another

Chase RCMP say drivers who ‘brake-check’ should not be surprised if their vehicle is rear-ended. (File photo)
A dirt bike crash on May 18 left Kelowna’s Steven Margetts paralyzed and without work. (GoFundMe)

Kelowna man paralyzed in dirt bike crash makes plea for help

GoFundMe launched for Steven Margetts, who shares a harrowing recap of his life-changing crash

A dirt bike crash on May 18 left Kelowna’s Steven Margetts paralyzed and without work. (GoFundMe)
Emergency crews respond to crash just before midnight on Trans-Canada Highway east of Salmon Arm. (File photo)

Two pick-up trucks collide head-on on Trans-Canada Highway near Salmon Arm

Police report drivers survive crash late on Nov. 29, taken to hospital

Emergency crews respond to crash just before midnight on Trans-Canada Highway east of Salmon Arm. (File photo)
Emergency crews respond to crash just before midnight on Trans-Canada Highway east of Salmon Arm. (File photo)

Two pick-up trucks collide head-on on Trans-Canada Highway near Salmon Arm

Police report drivers survive crash late on Nov. 29, taken to hospital

Emergency crews respond to crash just before midnight on Trans-Canada Highway east of Salmon Arm. (File photo)
A semi truck crashed west of Salmon Arm on Nov. 10, 2020. Police say no one was injured. (Geri Sanborn/Facebook)

RCMP report no one injured in two Highway 1 crashes near Salmon Arm

Both incidents on Nov. 10 occurred as snow fell in the Shuswap

A semi truck crashed west of Salmon Arm on Nov. 10, 2020. Police say no one was injured. (Geri Sanborn/Facebook)
A vehicle crash on the Trans-Canada Highway is disrupting traffic in Tappen. (Sarah Jenkins/Facebook)

Vehicle crash disrupts Highway 1 traffic in Tappen

Collision occured near the Tappen Co-op gas station

A vehicle crash on the Trans-Canada Highway is disrupting traffic in Tappen. (Sarah Jenkins/Facebook)
A vehicle left the highway after colliding with a van before colliding with another vehicle in the Riverside Starbucks drive-thru. (Jesse Day - Western News)

Three vehicle collision closes Penticton Starbucks drive-thru

Car was ‘spinning in reverse with full throttle on’ before colliding with two other vehicles

A vehicle left the highway after colliding with a van before colliding with another vehicle in the Riverside Starbucks drive-thru. (Jesse Day - Western News)
Chase RCMP respond to two rear-enders in September 2020. (Black Press file photo)

Deer hit by vehicle in North Shuswap, leads to two-vehicle collision

Chase RCMP respond to another rear-ender involving three vehicles

Chase RCMP respond to two rear-enders in September 2020. (Black Press file photo)
Highway 97A is closed south of the Hummingbird Resort due to a semi truck leaving the road. (Paige Gregson/Facebook)

Highway 97A closed south of Sicamous as RCMP investigate collision

Highway closed in both directions near the Hummingbird Resort

Highway 97A is closed south of the Hummingbird Resort due to a semi truck leaving the road. (Paige Gregson/Facebook)
Sicamous RCMP confirm two dead in Highway 97A collision

Sicamous RCMP confirm two dead in Highway 97A collision

Highway remains closed as police investigate the crash between a semi truck and a passenger vehicle

Sicamous RCMP confirm two dead in Highway 97A collision
Update: Highway 97A reopens after fatal crash south of Sicamous

Update: Highway 97A reopens after fatal crash south of Sicamous

The highway was closed most of the day as police investigated the crash.

Update: Highway 97A reopens after fatal crash south of Sicamous
Salmon Arm RCMP report that a single vehicle collision at the intersection of the Trans-Canada Highway and Shuswap Street on Saturday, Sept. 12 may have been due to a medical episode. (Martha Wickett-Salmon Arm Observer)

Salmon Arm RCMP provide details on Trans-Canada Highway crash

Police report that single-vehicle crash Saturday may have been due to medical episode

Salmon Arm RCMP report that a single vehicle collision at the intersection of the Trans-Canada Highway and Shuswap Street on Saturday, Sept. 12 may have been due to a medical episode. (Martha Wickett-Salmon Arm Observer)
Traffic was stopped at the intersection of the Trans-Canada Highway and Shuswap Street around 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12, 2020 after at least one vehicle was involved in an incident that involved a pickup truck striking a light standard near the Barley Station Brew Pub. (Martha Wickett - Salmon Arm Observer)

Traffic stopped due to incident at intersection of Shuswap Street and Highway 1

Emergency vehicles on scene of what appeared to be a single-vehicle crash

Traffic was stopped at the intersection of the Trans-Canada Highway and Shuswap Street around 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12, 2020 after at least one vehicle was involved in an incident that involved a pickup truck striking a light standard near the Barley Station Brew Pub. (Martha Wickett - Salmon Arm Observer)
Chase RCMP report a head-on crash between transport truck and pickup on Aug. 31 on Trans-Canada Highway. (Black Press file photo)

Pickup truck and semi crash head-on on Highway 1 in Sorrento

Chase RCMP say alcohol is believed to have been a factor

Chase RCMP report a head-on crash between transport truck and pickup on Aug. 31 on Trans-Canada Highway. (Black Press file photo)
Chase RCMP respond to Aug. 26, 2020 collision on Highway 1 involving a large rock. (File photo)

Rock flies off hillside, strikes transport truck on Highway 1 near Chase

RCMP report the semi had to be towed after the August incident but the driver was not badly injured

Chase RCMP respond to Aug. 26, 2020 collision on Highway 1 involving a large rock. (File photo)
Okanagan cyclist suffers injuries in alleged hit-and-run

Okanagan cyclist suffers injuries in alleged hit-and-run

Vehicle in Vernon allegedly failed to stop after collision; injuries non-life-threatening

Okanagan cyclist suffers injuries in alleged hit-and-run
Chase RCMP kept busy with collisions in July 2020. (File photo)

Collisions with a barrier, a deer and a tree demand Chase RCMP’s attention

Transport truck shreds tires along concrete barrier on Highway 1 east of Kamloops

Chase RCMP kept busy with collisions in July 2020. (File photo)