Ticket issued after two-vehicle accident

A two-vehicle collision snarled traffic at a busy Vernon intersection Dec. 29.

A two-vehicle collision snarled traffic at a busy Vernon intersection Dec. 29.

Shortly before 8:30 a.m., police were called to 43rd Avenue and 27th Street.

“A 67-year-old woman driving a white Impala headed westbound on 43rd Avenue failed to stop for a red light and struck a white Windstar minivan, driven by a 66-year-old man with a 30-year-old female passenger,” said Const. Jocelyn Noseworthy, with the Vernon RCMP detachment.

“All three people involved in the collision reported whiplash-like injuries.”

The driver of the Impala was issued a violation ticket under the Motor Vehicle Act for failing to stop at a red light.