Man charged after crashing into pole in Osoyoos

Image Credit: Google Streetview

OSOYOOS - A man who began swerving before hitting a pole in downtown Osoyoos has been charged with failing to remain at the scene.

Police heard April 8 an alleged drunk driver was driving his 2011 GMC truck eratically at about 5:50 p.m. before hitting the pole located at 7308 Main Street in Osoyoos. A concerned citizen helped Mounties locate the truck that was parked in the Falcon Motel parking lot following the accident.

The driver, a 35-year-old man from Chilliwack was charged and his truck impounded.

To contact a reporter for this story, email marcher@infotelnews.ca, call 250-488-3065. To contact the managing editor, email Marshall Jones at mjones@infotelnews.ca or call 250-718-2724.


don-thompson
THOMPSON: The summer I met Elvis in Florida
  OPINION This week's column is another excerpt from my book about growing up in Florida during the 1950s and 1960s. Despite the distance in miles and time, I believe we all share common bonds, and perhaps these wor

Top News