News

Elk Valley RCMP arrest man in connection with vehicle collision

The Elk Valley RCMP have arrested one man as they continue to investigate a vehicle accident that sent one woman to the Elk Valley Hospital. - T. Hynd
The Elk Valley RCMP have arrested one man as they continue to investigate a vehicle accident that sent one woman to the Elk Valley Hospital.
— image credit: T. Hynd

The Elk Valley RCMP are investigating a motor vehicle collision that sent one female to the Elk Valley Hospital in Fernie over the weekend.  The accident occurred on Highway 3 near Hosmer approximately 16 kilometres north of Fernie early in the morning of Sunday, January 27.

A male driver has been arrested and police believe that drugs and alcohol played a factor in this incident.

“As the investigation is still on going, we are unable to provide any further details at this time," said Sgt. Will Thien.

Police are looking for witnesses to come forward with any information on this case. Contact the Elk Valley RCMP at 250-425-6233.

 

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Cities target gaps in care for mentally ill
 
NDP Leader tours Teck mines
 
Amber Alert - Searching. Praying. Hoping. Waiting.
Sinixt woman resigns over Slocan Pool burial
 
Hammers swinging in Studio 80 renovation
 
Election 2014: Nelson council candidates answer questions

Community Events, October 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 30 edition online now. Browse the archives.