Minor Injuries After Semi Leaves Highway To Avoid Animal

Salmon Arm RCMP say that two people suffered minor injuries when a semi left the Highway on Thursday morning.

It happened around 3AM in the Blind Bay area, with the Westbound commercial vehicle from Ontario leaving the Highway and crossing two driveways before stopping in the trees.

The driver told Police that he had swerved to avoid an animal on the Highway.

Police say that no charges are being investigated at this time, and that no other vehicles were involved.