Collision near Wardner closes highway for a while

Cranbrook RCMP were called to a collision Thursday evening, Dec. 29, and the Jaffray Fire Department and BC ambulance attended

  • Dec. 30, 2016 3:00 p.m.

A head on collision on Highway 3/95 east of the Wardner Bridge is currently under investigation by the Cranbrook RCMP and East Kootenay Traffic Services..

Cranbrook RCMP were called to a motor vehicle collision Thursday evening, Dec. 29, and the Jaffray Fire Department and BC ambulance attended. One of the drivers had to be extracted from the vehicle and is currently under medical care.

The investigation is currently underway and the cause of the collision is yet to be determined.

The Cranbrook RCMP advises drivers to be mindful of the winter driving conditions and adjust their driving accordingly.