Lone vehicle landed on its roof after veering off Highway 97 this morning between Vernon and Lake Country. (Barry Gerding/Morning Star)

Vehicle veers off Highway 97

Passing motorist assists driver to crawl out of flipped car

  • Jan. 19, 2018 12:00 a.m.

An accident on Highway 97 south of Coldstream this morning left one vehicle upside down on an embankment of snow and ice.

A car headed northbound on Highway 97 slid off the road, landing on its roof, at about 8 a.m.

Police at the scene said a passing motorist stopped to assist the lone occupant of the vehicle to crawl out and transfer the driver to a safer location.

Watch for further updates.

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