Motor Vehicle Collision

Nelson

2023-04-13 11:00 PDT

File # 2023-1583

On 12 April 2023 at approximately 5:08 PM, Nelson RCMP attended the scene of a two vehicle collision near 4181 Highway 3A in Nelson BC. According to witnesses, A white Ford F250 was travelling Southbound on Highway 3A when a Black Toyota Rav 4 travelling in the Northbound lane crossed the center line and struck the front of the white Ford F250. The driver of the Toyota - a 60 year old female - was transported to Kelowna General Hospital with serious injuries. The driver of the Ford F250 - a 38 year old female - was transported to Kootenay Boundary Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The Highway was shut down for approximately five hours while emergency crews worked to clear the road.  The investigation is still ongoing.

Released by

Cst. Gurinder Nijjar
Media Relations Officer
Nelson RCMP
1010 Second St, Nelson, BC V1L 6B6
Office: 250-354-5193

Email: gurinder.nijjar@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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