A 52-year-old Vernon man has died following a crash north of town last week.
RCMP are investigating the collision between a car and motorcycle on Highway 97 around 3:45 p.m., Aug. 22.
The investigation has determined the collision occurred when a motorcycle attempting to make a left hand turn across traffic from Highway 97 onto Highland Road was struck by a southbound car.
The driver of the car sustained minor injuries and the driver of the motorcycle was transported to hospital in critical condition.
He later died as a result of his injuries.
⛔#BCHwy97 All southbound lanes are CLOSED at the intersection with Highland Rd due to a vehicle incident. Crews on scene. Assessment in progress. Use an alternate route and expect delays. #VernonBC— DriveBC (@DriveBC) August 22, 2023
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