No driver found with vehicle after extensive Coldstream search

The RCMP received a report of a vehicle rolling down a bank above Buchanan Road.

No one was found with a vehicle at the bottom of a Coldstream ravine Saturday afternoon.

The RCMP requested the assistance of Vernon Search and Rescue after receiving a report of a vehicle rolling down a bank above Buchanan Road.

“Sixteen groujnd SAR members and four helicopter winch rescue members responded,” said Leigh Pearson, search manager.

“Two winch rescue members were lowered into a deep ravine to search for a vehicle.”

A vehicle was located but no one was in the vehicle, and the area around the vehicle was thoroughly searched.

 

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