Elderly driver fined for crash

The driver of an SUV involved in a collision with a motorcyclist on Highway 19A at Corfield Street in Parksville Sept. 8 has been ticketed for the mishap.

  • Sep. 13, 2011 6:00 a.m.

The driver of an SUV involved in a collision with a motorcyclist on Highway 19A at Corfield Street in Parksville Sept. 8 has been ticketed for the mishap.

Oceanside RCMP Sergeant Darrell Robertson reported the driver of the 2008 Nissan SUV made a left turn in front of a 2011 Harley Davidson motorcycle being driven by a 62-year-old man visiting from Germany.

The motorcyclist was not injured in the resulting crash.

The driver of the Nissan, a 78-year-old Parksville man, was issued with a traffic ticket for failing to yield while making a left turn.

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