Another accident in the Yellow Lake area

Two sent to hospital after evening accident near Yellow Lake

A single vehicle MVA near Twin Lakes Road on Highway 3A sent two to hospital on Wednesday evening.

A single vehicle MVA near Twin Lakes Road on Highway 3A sent two to hospital on Wednesday evening.

Another accident has occurred in the Yellow Lake area, less than five days apart.

At approximately 8:30 Wednesday, August 21, a single vehicle MVA sent two people to hospital and shut down Highway 3A for over an hour.

Police, Kaleden fire department personnel, and BC Ambulance attended the scene. Two people were transported to hospital, and later released.

Traffic was backed up in both directions for over an hour as emergency personnel tended to a woman injured in the crash. A green Nissan Infiniti was completely demolished in the crash.

Police are continuing their investigation into the accident. Alcohol may have been a factor.