Wed. Aug 17th, 2022

Air ambulance at crash

UPDATE 1:30 pm

The Okanagan Connector has now reopened in both directions.

Photos submitted to Castanet show an air ambulance was dispatched to the crash, which involves at least two vehicles.

A white sedan rolled off the highway and sustained major front-end damage while another car was off the road in the center median.

There were also a pair of commercial trucks parked at the scene, but it is not clear if they were involved.

The extent of any injuries is not known.


ORIGINAL 1 pm

The Okanagan Connector is closed in both directions west of Pennask Summit due to a multi-vehicle crash.

The crash near the Loon Lake rest stop has resulted in a full closure of the roadway. DriveBC reports there is no detour or estimated time of reopening.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.

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