One dead in Westwold accident

By 1075 Beach Radio News
January 17, 2018 - 11:13am

KAMLOOPS — A 32 year old Nelson man is dead after an accident Tuesday evening on Highway 97 south of Westwold.

RCMP say the accident happened about 5:40 pm between two compact cars.

The driver of one of them was killed while the driver of the other vehicle suffered what appeared to be minor injuries.

The cause of the crash hasn’t been determined, but police say road conditions were poor at the time and may have been a factor.

The North Okanagan Traffic Services is seeking any witness information in relation to the collision that occurred. If you witnessed the collision please call Cst. Dobbernigg of the North Okanagan Traffic Services at 250-545-7171.

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