Charges Pending Following Fatal Accident On Highway 23

Revelstoke RCMP say that charges are pending against a truck driver, following a fatal accident from Saturday.

Police say that it was around 3pm when a pedestrian was hit by a flat deck truck on Highway 23 North.

It happened about 90km's North of Revelstoke, as the male was outside a pick-up and camper.

An RCMP release says that the 35 year old male from Alberta was pronounced deceased as an air ambulance arrived.

Traffic Services is handling the investigation into this accident.

The name of the deceased has not been released.