Tuesday Accident In Malakwa Claims Life Of Shuswap Woman

RCMP Traffic Services has detailed Tuesday's fatal crash on Highway One in Malakwa.

It happened around 3:40pm, near Cambie-Solsqua Road.

Corporal Mike Halskov has background, saying "Upon arrival it was determined that an eastbound motorcycle with a lone rider crossed the centre-line and collided head-on with a westbound transport truck. The motorcycle rider - a 53 year old woman from the Shuswap area - died at the scene of her injuries."

The truck driver was not injured, and Police say there's nothing criminal about this collision.

Highway One was left closed for a number of hours.