Fatal crash near Balfour Sunday

There was a fatal crash over the weekend, near Balfour.

On Sunday, a 30 year old Nelson man was reported missing by his family.

Several hours later he was found deceased at the scene, after his vehicle went off Highway 3A, near Balfour.

 West Kootenay Traffic Services and Nelson RCMP are working with the BC Coroners Service to determine the cause of the collision. 


At this point, road conditions do not appear to be a major contributing factor.

So far the man's name hasn't been released.