Police report

News from the Summerland RCMP detachment over the past week.

Driver impaired

On June 6 at 6:20 a.m., police stopped a speeding motorist on Highway 97 near Bridgeman Road. The driver, a 40-year-old West Kelowna man, failed a roadside screening test. He was given a 90-day driving prohibition and his vehicle was impounded for 30 days.

Drug paraphernalia seized

On June 9 at 10 a.m., a woman stopped at the RCMP detachment to report an incident.

Police say the 49-year-old Summerland woman appeared to be impaired by drugs. She was issued a 24-hour driving prohibition. Her vehicle was searched and drugs and related paraphernalia were seized.

Deer struck

On June 10 at 10:45 p.m., a motorist struck a deer near Highway 97 and Lakeshore Drive South. The driver was uninjured, but there was significant damage to his GMC Sierra. The deer died as a result of the collision.



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