Fatal single vehicle crash in Oliver

Police in Oliver continue their investigation into a single vehicle collision that took the life of an 81-year-old woman.

Crews were called to the scene at Hwy 97 at Road 18 in Oliver just before 10 am Thursday morning.

Witnesses say a sedan was parked on the side of the highway and then suddently shot across the highway and struck a tree.

The impact caused extensive front end damage to the car and uprooted the tree.

The 81 year old female passenger was rushed to hospital but was confirmed deceased.

The 84 year old driver received minor injuries.

No other details have been released.