Emergency crews respond to two-vehicle collision involving plow truck between Castlegar and Trail

Incident occured at Hwy 22 and Pipeline Pit Road

A two vehicle collision took place March 4 on Highway 22. (Photo submitted by Castlegar Fire Department)

A two vehicle collision took place March 4 on Highway 22. (Photo submitted by Castlegar Fire Department)

Emergency services including fire, police and ambulance responded to a collision near Highway 22 and Pipeline Pit Road between Castlegar and Trail Wednesday afternoon.

Castlegar fire chief Sam Lattanzio said a report of a collision between a passenger van and a pickup plow truck came in at 4:43 p.m.

There was one occupant in each vehicle, and after being accessed by the BC Ambulance Sevice, neither one was transported to hospital.

Fluid leaked from the vehicles and the fire department ensured it was safely removed.

By 5:30 p.m. the incident was cleared.

RCMP are investigating the cause of the accident.



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Emergency crews respond to two-vehicle collision involving plow truck between Castlegar and Trail