Motorcycle accident near Oliver claims one life
On Friday June 7 at approximately 9:40 PM two motorcycles were witnessed traveling at a high rate of speed on Fairview Road in Oliver.
One of the motorcycle operators turned unexpectedly in front of the other motorcycle causing a collision between the two bikes..
A 44-year-old male was found unresponsive at the scene and was transported by EHS to Oliver Hospital, where he was declared deceased.
The other motorcycle operator.... a 33 yr old male... was transported to Oliver Hospital for treatment of "road rash".
South East District RCMP Traffic Analyst and BC Coroner are involved in the investigation.
The outcome of a traffic analyst report will determine if any charges are to be laid.
Names are not be released out of respect of Next of Kin.