A woman died in a tragic accident Sunday.
At about 9:40 a.m., Vernon RCMP were called to the 4300 block of 25th Avenue.
An 80-year-old woman had fallen out of her medical chair while travelling in a specialized vehicle. She slipped out of the chair inside the vehicle, causing an undisclosed injury.
She was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The B.C. Coroner’s Service and the Vernon RCMP are still investigating this incident.
The name of the deceased is not being released at this time.