4 Injured in Crash West of Williams Lake

Williams Lake

2017-04-14 20:53 PDT

File # Williams Lake RCMP 2017-2725

The Williams Lake RCMP and North District Traffic Services are investigating a single vehicle collision, with injuries.

At approximately 4:30 pm, on Friday April 14, 2017, the Williams Lake RCMP arrived on scene at a single vehicle collision on Hwy 20, West of Williams Lake, BC.

A Volkswagen Jetta had been seen travelling east bound on Hwy 20 by the Williams Lake RCMP. Approximately 8 kilometers later the RCMP located the same vehicle in the ditch; it appeared to have rolled several times.

The Williams Lake RCMP, Traffic Services and Collision Reconstructionist attended the scene to investigate the cause of the collision. Upon scene examination it appears the vehicle had been travelling at a high rate of speed. All four occupants were transported to Cariboo Memorial Hospital where they were treated for minor injuries.

The collision is still under investigation, at this time, it appears speed and alcohol may be contributing factors.

Anyone who may have witnessed this vehicle driving is asked to contact the Williams Lake RCMP at 250-392-6211 or Crime Stoppers, if they wish to remain anonymous, at 1-800-222-TIPS or www.solvecrime.ca

Released by

Cst. Andrew Waters

General Duty
Williams Lake RCMP
575 Borland St., Williams Lake, BC V2G1R9
Office: 250-392-6211
Fax: 250-392-8707

Email: Andrew.Waters@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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