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A crash slowed traffic near the intersection of 25th Avenue and 43rd Street in Vernon Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2023. Police say one of the vehicles was stolen and the occupants fled the scene. (Brendan Shykora - Morning Star)

Vernon police searching for occupants of stolen vehicle involved in crash

The occupants of a stolen Honda Civic involved in a collision fled the scene

 

ICBC statistics show there have been more than 180 crashes between the Highway 97/97C interchange to Hardy Road at Antlers Beach from 2017 to 2022. (Photo/District of Peachland)

‘We have concerns about the safety of our highway’: Peachland CAO after fatal crash

District of Peachland has been trying to have speed limits reduced on Highway 97 for several years

 

Highway 97 through Peachland was closed for several hours due to the crash. (Black Press file photo)

Update: One dead in two-vehicle crash on Highway 97 near Peachland

The collision happened around 7 p.m. Jan. 25

 

Cherryville is without power, and no school, Monday, Jan. 23. (BC Hydro outage map)

UPDATE: No school in Cherryville due to power outage

Hundreds left in the dark for hours after power pole struck by logging truck

Cherryville is without power, and no school, Monday, Jan. 23. (BC Hydro outage map)
Traffic backed up at Jack McDonald Snowshed. (DriveBC)
Traffic backed up at Jack McDonald Snowshed. (DriveBC)
Jan. 9 crash.

Driver uninjured after vehicle rolls several times north of Vernon

No injuries reported in Monday morning Highway 97A incident

Jan. 9 crash.
(Jamie Davis/Twitter)

Highway Thru Hell star Jamie Davis in crash on Yellowhead Hwy

No one was injured in the multi-vehicle crash on Highway 5

(Jamie Davis/Twitter)
A cyclist died after a crash with a vehicle on Highway 97 between Lake Country and Kelowna on May 24. 
(Jordy Cunningham/Black Press Media)

May 2022: Two strange vehicle crashes happen within three days

The crash on Highway 97 led to a fatality

A cyclist died after a crash with a vehicle on Highway 97 between Lake Country and Kelowna on May 24. 
(Jordy Cunningham/Black Press Media)
The RCMP logo is seen outside Royal Canadian Mounted Police “E” Division Headquarters, in Surrey, B.C., on April 13, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

1 dead, 9 injured in multi-vehicle crash near Calgary

Police say the primary causes seem to be weather and road conditions

The RCMP logo is seen outside Royal Canadian Mounted Police “E” Division Headquarters, in Surrey, B.C., on April 13, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Karanjot Singh Sodhi has been identified as one of four people killed in a Christmas Eve bus crash on the Connector. (Photo/GoFundMe)

B.C. Christmas Eve bus crash victim leaves behind young family in India: cousin

Karanjot Singh Sodhi is among four victims of the fatal crash

Karanjot Singh Sodhi has been identified as one of four people killed in a Christmas Eve bus crash on the Connector. (Photo/GoFundMe)
The scene of the Christmas Eve bus crash along the Okanagan Connector, which sent dozens of people to hospital and killed four of them. (Skilled Truckers Canada/Facebook)

Questions of Okanagan road conditions surround Christmas Eve bus crash blame

Transport minister says highway was plowed and salted; RCMP say bus faced ‘adverse road conditions’

The scene of the Christmas Eve bus crash along the Okanagan Connector, which sent dozens of people to hospital and killed four of them. (Skilled Truckers Canada/Facebook)
Karanjot Singh Sodhi has been identified as one of four people killed in a Christmas Eve bus crash on the Connector. (Photo/GoFundMe)

Fundraiser started for family of a man who died in B.C. Christmas Eve bus crash

Four people died in the crash along the Okanagan Connector

Karanjot Singh Sodhi has been identified as one of four people killed in a Christmas Eve bus crash on the Connector. (Photo/GoFundMe)
The scene of the Christmas Eve bus crash along the Okanagan Connector, which sent dozens of people to hospital and killed four of them. (Skilled Truckers Canada/Facebook)
The scene of the Christmas Eve bus crash along the Okanagan Connector, which sent dozens of people to hospital and killed four of them. (Skilled Truckers Canada/Facebook)
Connector road conditions. (Drive BC)

Phones wanted for those in hospital after Christmas Eve bus crash on Okanagan Connector

Donations can be dropped off at the Kamloops, Merritt or Kelowna hospital

Connector road conditions. (Drive BC)
Highway 3 is now open. (DriveBC)

UPDATE: Highway 3 open following multiple car crashes

Highway 3 was closed for about an hour

Highway 3 is now open. (DriveBC)
(Marcus Audette/Facebook)

He is fishing in the sky with dad: Kelowna Apple Bowl crash victim identified

A GoFundMe has been started for the man killed in a rollover crash on Dec. 12, off Burtch Rd

(Marcus Audette/Facebook)
Highway 6 between Middleton Way and Grey Road is closed due to a serious vehicle incident. (Google Maps)

UPDATE: Life-threatening injuries in Highway 6 crash near Vernon

Several serious crashes cause call for safer driving

Highway 6 between Middleton Way and Grey Road is closed due to a serious vehicle incident. (Google Maps)
The driver of this El Camino was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after hitting a snowbank off Highway 97 at Birnie Road south of Vernon Sunday, Dec. 11, shortly before 3 p.m. (Roger Knox - Morning Star)

Driver OK after crashing El Camino on Highway 97 near Vernon

Driver of an El Camino slid off Highway 97 and into ditch at Birnie Road shortly before 3 p.m.

The driver of this El Camino was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after hitting a snowbank off Highway 97 at Birnie Road south of Vernon Sunday, Dec. 11, shortly before 3 p.m. (Roger Knox - Morning Star)
Crews remain at the scene of a two-vehicle accident northbound on Highway 97 near the north end overpass Monday, Dec. 12, at 5:30 p.m. Tow trucks are on-scene and three ambulances have cleared and left the area. No word on any injuries. Highway 97 is open in both directions. (Jennifer Smith - Morning Star)

Crews help out at Vernon collision

Two-vehicle crash on Highway 97 northbound near overpass occurs late Monday afternoon, Dec. 12

Crews remain at the scene of a two-vehicle accident northbound on Highway 97 near the north end overpass Monday, Dec. 12, at 5:30 p.m. Tow trucks are on-scene and three ambulances have cleared and left the area. No word on any injuries. Highway 97 is open in both directions. (Jennifer Smith - Morning Star)
(Gary Barnes/Capital News)

UPDATE: One dead after rollover near Kelowna’s Apple Bowl Stadium

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the Kelowna RCMP

(Gary Barnes/Capital News)
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