The Burns Lake RCMP attended a two vehicle collision on Hwy. 35 near Eagle Creek Rd., Burns Lake, B.C. at approximately 7:15 p.m. on Nov. 13, 2013.
A Pontiac Sunbird collided with a Chevrolet Silverado when the Silverado turned onto Hwy. 35. The driver in the Silverado did not see the approaching Sunbird as their view was obstructed by a parked flat-deck trailer. Both drivers were sole occupants of the their vehicles and were wearing seat belts. One driver was taken by EHS to Lakes District Hospital for non-life threatening injuries while the other driver was cleared medically by paramedics on scene.
RCMP are reminding the public to drive with caution at night as there has been an increased number of motor vehicle incidents due to decreased visibility and winter weather conditions.