Rollover MVI, T-bone collision

100 Mile House RCMP dealt with a couple of motor vehicle incidents

  • Mar. 5, 2015 8:00 p.m.

100 Mile House RCMP responded to 50 complaints and calls for service during the past week. Below are highlights of the week’s calls.

Rollover MVI

On Feb. 27, 100 Mile House RCMP and emergency services crews responded to a report of a single-vehicle rollover incident on Kitwanga Drive at the intersection of Beeryew Court in the 108 Mile Ranch.

The male driver of a Dodge pick-up truck was travelling north on Kitwanga Drive when he lost control, skidded and the vehicle came to rest on the driver’s side in the ditch. Neither occupant of the vehicle was injured.

Speed, vehicle tires and road conditions were contributing factors to this motor vehicle incident (MVI).

T-bone collision

On Feb. 24, police and emergency services crews responded to an MVI at the intersection of Horse Lake and Toomey roads near Horse Lake.

The driver of a 2003 Honda Element was crossing Horse Lake Road when he collided with a 2008 Chevrolet Silverado, which was travelling west-bound on Horse Lake Road. The female driver of the pick-up truck suffered minor injuries was taken to 100 Mile District General Hospital for treatment of minor injuries.

The driver of the Honda Element was not injured.

The pick-up truck suffered considerable damages and had to be towed from the scene. The male driver of the Honda Element received a violation ticket for failing to yield after a stop.