Motor vehicle accident victim identified

Frances Marie Strocher, 48, of Kelowna, died Dec. 20 during a head-on collision on Highway 97 at Duck Lake

The victim of a fatal motor vehicle accident has been identified.

Frances Marie Strocher, 48, of Kelowna, died Dec. 20 during a head-on collision on Highway 97 at Duck Lake in Lake Country.

According to the B.C. Coroner’s Service, Strocher was the driver and sole occupant of a car heading southbound at about 12:50 p.m. It collided with a a semi-tractor-trailer unit and Strocher died at the scene.

The B.C. Coroners Service and the RCMP continue to investigate the incident.