Update: 4:50 pm:
There was long traffic backups after a three vehicle crash at Highway 97 and Stickle Road north of Vernon.
BX Swan Lake Fire Dept. Captain Braydon Jones says a Civic trying to turn left off the highway was T-boned by a northbound Audi, which also damaged another vehicle.
Jones says northbound traffic was reduced to one lane.
“We did traffic relief and cleaned up all the debris. The patients were already in care of EHS when we got there,” he tells Kiss FM.
Jones says one person from the Civic was taken to hospital with undetermined injuries.
The northbound traffic was backed up to the overpass.
Traffic has been backed up on Highway 97 at Stickle Road after an accident at that well known site.
Dispatch reports say three vehicles were involved.
No word on injuries or the cause.
Northbound traffic has been backed up to the overpass, according to listeners.