Hwy 97 Crashes
Problems for people commuting to Kelowna Friday morning.
Police were on the scene of an accident south of Vernon early Friday morning. The crash was in the slow southbound lane just past the Predator Ridge turnoff. One listener told us she saw 5 cars in the ditch between the city and Bailey Road.
A serious motor vehicle accident near Kelowna resulted in a temporary closure of Hwy 97 in both directions between Edwards Road and the University overpass.
RCMP say Southbound traffic is being diverted through Quail Ridge Blvd. Northbound traffic will be diverted through Hereron Road.