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One dead after two vehicle crash on Hwy. 97

Crossed lanes of traffic.
Accident scene.

RCMP responded over the weekend to a crash on Highway 97 resulting in one deceased male.

When police arrive on the scene, they found the lone occupant driver of the Mitsubishi deceased. The driver of the semi reported minor injuries. The crash was north of Summit Lake on Highway 97.

Evidence obtained to date suggest that the north bound automobile crossed into the lane of the south bound semi. The investigation is ongoing.

The victim, an adult man, was an American citizen and family has been notified. BC Coroners Service is conducting a parallel investigation and there are no further details to be released at this time.

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