One killed following collision near Monte Lake

By Ron Manz
March 27, 2017 - 5:32am Updated: March 27, 2017 - 11:09am

MONTE LAKE, B.C. — A crash five kilometres south of Monte Lake on Highway 97 Saturday claimed the life of a West Kelowna woman.

Police say a car and a pickup truck collided just before 3 pm.

An 85-year old woman driving the car was pronounced dead at the scene. A 27-year old man and 23 year old woman in the pickup, were not hurt.

Police say their initial reports show the car drifted into oncoming traffic while negotiating a curve.

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