Truck Driver Trapped in Wreckage was living in Oliver

A Semi-Truck driver that died after he crashed his truck near Manning Park on Saturday, was living in Oliver.

Pat Gaudet was driving a semi-truck on Tuesday evening, when he veered off Highway 3 and went down a steep embankment.

He was trapped in the cab for two days, but crews found him, then worked for nearly 10 hours on Thursday to get him out.

Unfortunately, according to multiple reports, the 45 year old passed away early Saturday morning.